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Table 2 Response frequency of Training/Education items (Part C of E-BASE)

From: US chiropractors’ attitudes, skills and use of evidence-based practice: A cross-sectional national survey

PART C Item None Seminar (<1 day) Short course (<1 week) Minor part of chiropractic education Major part of chiropractic education Minor part of diplomate education Major part of diplomate education Academic diploma Informal personal study
Applying research evidence to clinical practice 8.1% 23.4% 5.7% 23.4% 13.1% 3.7% 3.9% 1.8% 17.0%
Critical thinking/critical analysis 10.8% 8.4% 5.3% 21.7% 29.0% 2.7% 3.8% 3.4% 14.9%
Evidence-based clinical practice/evidence-based chiropractic 4.8% 25.5% 5.5% 22.8% 17.0% 5.6% 4.9% 1.8% 12.1%
Conducting systematic reviews or meta-analysis 47.6% 6.3% 6.5% 21.8% 3.7% 1.9% 0.6% 1.2% 10.4%
Conducting clinical research 42.2% 6.3% 6.1% 26.5% 4.0% 2.4% 0.9% 1.8% 9.8%
  1. These are responses to the question “Please indicate the highest level of training/education you have received in the following areas”.