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Evidence-Informed Nursing : A Guide for Clinical Nurses - Pamela Abbott

Evidence-Informed Nursing

A Guide for Clinical Nurses

By: Pamela Abbott (Editor), Robert Mc Sherry (Editor), Maxine Simmons (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 25th October 2001
ISBN: 9780415204972
Number Of Pages: 188

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This introductory text to evidence-based practice provides nurses and other health professionals with a clear idea of why they should use research information as a basis for high-quality patient care and how they should use that information in the clinical setting. In a logical progression which helps the student build knowledge systematically the text looks at:
*the rationale for evidence-based care
*what research is and approaches to it
*the benefits of research to clinical practice
*critical appraisal skills
*reflective practice and decision-making
*how to put research into practice
*the importance of research dissemination
A summary of essential points to remember is included at the end of each chapter and the text is firmly grounded in the clinical context. This book provides an indispensible reference guide suitable for use at all levels of training and practice.

An Introduction to Evidence Informed-Care
Implementing Evidence Informed Nursing: Research Awareness
Critically Appraising Research Studies
Reflective Practice and Decision Making Related to Research Implementation
Evidence into Practice
The Importance of Research Dissemination and the Barriers to Implementation
Conclusion: The Way Forward
App: Research Assignment/Critique of a Research Paper
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ISBN: 9780415204972
ISBN-10: 0415204976
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 188
Published: 25th October 2001
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.88 x 15.95  x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.35
Edition Number: 1