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What is Evidence-Based Nursing?

Some definitions of Evidence-Based Nursing Practice:

A definition of Evidence-Based Medicine:

    • “Evidence based medicine is the conscientious, explicit, and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients. The practice of evidence based medicine means integrating individual clinical expertise with the best available external clinical evidence from systematic research.”  Sackett, D. L. (1996). Evidence based medicine: what it is and what it isn't.  BMJ, 312, 71-72.

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'Evidence-Based' Glossaries

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