Once an appropriate foreground question is determined, it's time to search the literature for the answer.
It is the goal of the literature search to find the best answer (the answer supported by the highest-quality of evidence) in as short a time as possible.
Following best practices in creating a search and using databases helps meet this goal. The first best practice is appropriate selection of search concepts and search terms.
In order to be able to successfully do this, you need to be able to: