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NUR2 640 Clinical Reasoning

This course guide was created for students enrolled in NUR2 640 Fall 2018

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What is Evidence Based Nursing Practice?

Evidence-Based Nursing Practice (EBNP)


Evidence Based Nursing Practice (EBNP) builds on the 5 Steps of the EBP process and adds 2 additional steps as shown in the diagram below.

"Evidence based practice [also sometimes referred to as Evidence informed practice] is a problem solving approach to clinical decision making that incorporates a search for the best & latest evidence, clinical expertise & assessment, and patient preference values within a context of caring" Mazurek Melnyk et al, 2005

 
This is an iterative process!  

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The nurse’s contribution to clinical research and evidence-based practice
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