This page contains research articles and information regarding topics discussed at the Intensive Care Journal Club. Click on the links in the boxes to view articles, presentations and critical appraisal tools.
Past Journal Club Topics
Used when critically appraising an RCT - the Relative Risk tells us how many more times likely an event will occur in the intervention or exposure group (EGO) relative to the control group (CGO).
The P value can usually be seen in the Results table within an article and refers to the probability that any particular outcome could have been due to chance. Look at the P value. If it is less than 0.05 it is statistically significant (acceptable).