The UT CATs searchable database has become a Worldwide Source for Up-To-Date Oral Health Knowledge for the Public and Oral Health Profession. The CATs in the database are indexed by the British Trip Medical Database and library’s in locations all over the world have links to the CATs Database.

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The Texas Dental Journal and the International Journal of Evidence-Based Practice for the Dental Hygienist publishes CATs provided by the Evidence-based Practice Program at the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio.


Critically Appraised Topics have been written by UT Health San Antonio students and faculty since 2009.

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at 2012 UT Academy of Health Science Education Innovation Awards.

Repeated exposure to the required steps involved in writing a CAT will provide our students and graduates with critical lifelong learning skills that will keep them up-to-date and equip them with the best possible patient care skills.

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Online CATs Library

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