BestEvidence was conceived by Amanda Burls, Professor of Public Health, City, University of London. Jon Brassey, Director of Trip Database Ltd. and Jose Emparanza, Head of the Clinical Epidemiology Unit, University Hospital Donostia are key collaborators.
City, University of London, a world-leading centre for healthcare education and applied healthcare research funded the early development of BestEvidence.
The Critical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP) has been teaching health care decision makers how to critically appraise scientifice evidence and make sense of results since 1993. Link to download CASP checklists.