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Caution required when relying on a colleague's advice; a comparison between professional advice and evidence from the literature

Frederieke Schaafsma1, Jos Verbeek2*, Carel Hulshof1 and Frank van Dijk1

Author Affiliations

1 Coronel Institute for Occupational and Environmental Health, Academic Medical Centre, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2 Cochrane Collaboration Occupational Health Field, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 93, 70701 Kuopio, Finland

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BMC Health Services Research 2005, 5:59  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-5-59

Published: 31 August 2005

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Additional File 1:

We give the 12 Critically Appraised Topics that we used as the literature standard to compare the experts' advice with as well as the search strategy and literature references on which the CATs conclusions are based.

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