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Physical Therapy

PICO Question

P (Patients or Problem): People with muscle pain

I  (Intervention): dry needling

C  (Comparison) "no dry needling"

O  (Outcome) decreased pain

Hint: you don't have to specify all 4 -- often 2-3 are enough (for example, P and I)

Boolean Logic

This example shows a "quick search" of PubMed for articles on direct access to Physical Therapy, and download to Zotero. 6 minutes. Closed captioned.

PICO Search Example -- Dry Needling

Example of PubMed search on dry needling and muscle pain. Includes download to Zotero. 9 minutes; closed captioning in process.