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Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice / Edition 1
     

Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice / Edition 1

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by Bernadette Melnyk
 

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ISBN-10: 0781744776

ISBN-13: 2900781744774

Pub. Date: 06/18/2004

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk and Ellen Fineout-Overholt are creators of the ARCC (Advancing Research and Clinical practice through close Collaboration) Model, an innovative strategy for integrating research evidence and clinical practice to advance evidence-based care. The ARCC model was recently cited as an exemplar of education in EBP in the recent Board on Health Care

Overview

Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk and Ellen Fineout-Overholt are creators of the ARCC (Advancing Research and Clinical practice through close Collaboration) Model, an innovative strategy for integrating research evidence and clinical practice to advance evidence-based care. The ARCC model was recently cited as an exemplar of education in EBP in the recent Board on Health Care Services' and Institute of Medicine's book, Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900781744774
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/18/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624

Table of Contents

Unit 1Step 1 and 2: Getting Started1
1Making the Case for Evidence-Based Practice3
2Asking Compelling Clinical Questions25
3Finding Relevant Evidence39
Unit 2Step 3: Critically Appraising Evidence71
4Critically Appraising Knowledge for Clinical Decision-Making73
5Critically Appraising Quantitative Evidence79
6Critically Appraising Qualitative Evidence127
7Patient Concerns, Choices, and Clinical Judgment in Evidence-Based Practice163
Unit 3Steps 4 and 5: Applying the Evidence183
8Using Models and Strategies for Evidence-Based Practice185
9Using Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines: Tools for Improving Practice221
Unit 4Next Steps: Generating and Disseminating Evidence237
10Generating Evidence Through Quantitative Research239
11Generating Evidence Through Qualitative Research283
12Generating Evidence Through Outcomes Management299
13Writing a Successful Grant Proposal to Fund Research and Outcomes Management Projects333
14Disseminating Evidence361
Unit 5Creating a Culture for Evidence-Based Practice405
15Teaching Evidence-Based Practice407
16Creating a Vision: Motivating a Change to Evidence-Based Practice in Individuals and Organizations443
17Evidence to Guide Best Practice457
Unit 6Translating Research Evidence into Practice: The Best Evidence to Answer Compelling Clinical Questions (On CD-ROM)
18Best Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice with Adults in Acute and Critical Care
19Best Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice with Adults in Primary Care
20Best Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice with Aging Adults
21Best Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice in Emergency and Trauma Care
22Best Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice with High-Risk Children and Youth
23Best Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice in Psychiatric Mental Health
Appendices
Appendix ACase Example: Evidence-Based Care and Outcomes in Adult Depression and in Critically III Children487
Appendix BWalking the Walk and Talking the Talk: An Appraisal Guide for Qualitative Evidence491
Appendix CApproved Consent Form for a Study529
Appendix DA Data and Safety Monitoring Plan for an Intervention Study533
Appendix ECase Example of an Evidence-Based Approach to Answer a Clinical Problem: Smoking Cessation and Women with Cardiovascular Disease. Looking for Best Evidence: What If It Isn't There?535
Appendix FCase Example for an Ethnographic Study Resolving Ethical Issues of Daily Living. Looking for Best Evidence: "...A Rose by Any Other Name..."547
Appendix GExample of a Slide Show for a 20-Minute Paper Presentation557
Appendix HExample of a Health Policy Brief569
Appendix IExample of a Press Release573
Appendix JCase Example of a Successful Media Dissemination Effort: When Rocking Chairs in Nursing Homes Make the News577
Glossary583
Index597

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