Nurses rely on evidence to inform their clinical decisions and nursing practice. Evidence-based practice has been defined as “the conscientious integration of best research evidence with clinical expertise and patient values and needs in the delivery of quality, cost-effective health care” (Sacket, Strauss, Rosenberg, & Haynes, 2000). This instructional page provides access to a selection of resources for key steps of the evidence-informed practice process.
Step 1: Asking clinical questions
Step 2: Searching for evidence
Step 3: Appraising the evidence
Step 4: Applying the evidence to practice
|Selected online resources about evidence-informed practice|
|The Joanna Briggs Institute Evidence Based Practice Database|
Selected resources for learning about evidence-informed practice
|See also -- Systematic Reviews|
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