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This book provides practical ways for nurses to develop competency in evidence-based practice (EBP) by effectively using and appraising clinical studies. In this single, introductory volume, Mateo, and Kirchhoff present everything that advanced practice nurses and graduate students need to know to translate clinical research into practice.
Table of Contents
Overview of Evidence-Based Practice
General Searching: Finding Research Reports
Research and the Mandate for Evidence-Based Practice, Quality, and Patient Safety
Building Blocks for Evidence
Appraising a Single Research Article
Identifying a Focus of Study
Theoretical and Conceptual Frameworks
Qualitative Research for Nursing Practice
Designing Questionnaires and Data Collection Forms
Physiological Data Collection Methods
Psychosocial Data Collection Methods
Analyzing Quantitative Data
Using Available Evidence
Finding and Appraising Clinical Practice Guidelines
Implementing Evidence-Based Practice
Evaluating the Impact of EBP and Communicating Results
Cost as a Dimension of Evidence-Based Practice
Ethical Aspects of a Study
Communicating Research Through Oral Presentations
Reporting Results Through Publication
Preparing Families for Withdrawal
Iowa EBP Policy Sample
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