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Evidence-based medicine is the integration of clinical expertise, patient preferences and the best evidence from clinically-relevant research into the decision-making process for patient care. It requires skills such as efficient literature searching and the application of formal rules of evidence in evaluating the clinical literature.
Evidence-Based Practice Electronic Books
Synthesizing Economic Evidence (81 p.)
Synthesizing Evidence from Narrative, Text and Opinion (63 p.)
Synthesizing Evidence of Diagnostic Accuracy (80 p.)
Synthesizing Evidence of Risk (81 p.)
Synthesizing Qualitative Evidence (79 p.)
Synthesizing Quantitative Evidence (76 p.)
Evidence-Based Practice Websites
Evidence-Based Practice Books in the Health Sciences Library
This convenient handbook shows you how to correlate nursing diagnoses with known information about clients on the basis of assessment findings, established medical or psychiatric diagnoses, and the current treatment plan. Extensively revised and updated with the new 2015-2017 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses, it integrates the NIC and NOC taxonomies, evidence-based nursing interventions, and adult, pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, and client/family teaching and discharge planning considerations to guide you in creating unique, individualized care plans.
This gold standard textbook covers all the information you need to use evidence-based practice to improve patient outcomes. Real world examples and meaningful strategies in every chapter show you how to take a clinical issue from inquiry to a sustainable solution that drives a preferred standard of care. Enhance your understanding of the EBP process through Making EBP Real features at the end of each unit that present real world case stories and EBP Fast Facts that highlight important points from each chapter.
This book offers unique insights into understanding, appraising, and applying published research to evidence-based practice. It is known for its authoritative content, time-tested systematic approach, and unique research example format to better demonstrate how the steps of the research process relate to evidence-based nursing. Research examples provide practice in working with published studies, with many of the examples including Critical Appraisal and Implications for Practice sections.
Designed to teach students how to read and critique research reports, and to appreciate the application of research findings to nursing practice. New text organization with separate sections on quantitative and qualitative research offer greater continuity of ideas to better meet the needs of students and faculty. Increased emphasis on evidence-based practice (EBP), especially in the areas of asking well-worded questions for EBP and searching for such evidence, guides the reader from theory to application.
Offers a comprehensive introduction to the nursing research concepts and methods essential to today's evidence-based healthcare environment. Coverage includes clear guidelines for evaluating research and applying scientific evidence to practice, qualitative and quantitative research, appraising and critiquing research, critical thinking, and clinical decision making using research information. Streamlined steps of the research process focus on how to appraise and apply research findings for evidence-based practice.
Introduces students to research methods and evidence-based practice (EBP). Written in an accessible style, the content moves readers through understanding how research is produced to appraisal at the critical thinking level. Timely information links evidence-based practice to recent work in the Safety and Quality programs that are underway in healthcare and nursing. Offers five common research designs, systematic reviews, and clinical practice guidelines by using a consistent, easy-to-read "Why-How-What" approach.
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