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Author Melnyk, Bernadette Mazurek.

Title Evidence-based practice in nursing & healthcare : a guide to best practice / Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk and Ellen Fineout-Overholt.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2005]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 FHN Health Science Library Stacks - FELY-15  WY 100 M526e 2005    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  RT 42 .M44 2005    ON HOLDSHELF
Description xxvi, 608 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
computer disc cd rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Making the case for evidence-based practice -- Asking compelling clinical questions -- Finding relevant evidence -- Critically appraising knowledge for clinical decision-making -- Critically appraising quantitative evidence -- Critically appraising qualitative evidence -- Patient concerns, choices, and clinical judgment in evidence-based practice -- Using models and strategies for evidence-based practice -- Using evidence-based practice guidelines: tools for improving practice -- Generating evidence through quantitative research -- Generating evidence through qualitative research -- Generating evidence through outcomes management -- Writing a successful grant proposal to fund research and outcomes management -- Disseminating evidence -- Teaching evidence-based practice -- Creating a vision: motivating a change to evidence-based practice in individuals and organizations -- Evidence to guide best practice -- Best evidence to guide clinical practice with adults in acute and critical care -- Best evidence to guide clinical practice with adults in primary care -- Best evidence to guide clinical practice with aging adults -- Best evidence to guide clinical practice in emergency and trauma care -- Best evidence to guide clinical practice with high-risk children and youth -- Best evidence to guide clinical practice in psychiatric mental health.
System Details System requirements for accompanying disk: Windows 98 SE, NT 4.0, 2000, ME, or XP ; Pentium 300 MHz processor ; 32 MB RAM (64 MB recommended) ; 12X CD-ROM drive ; SVGA monitor ; Windows-compatible sound card ; Windows-compatible pointing device.
Subject Evidence-based nursing.
Evidence-based medicine.
Evidence-Based Medicine -- methods.
Nursing -- methods.
Nurse Clinicians.
Genre/Form Practice Guideline.
Added Author Fineout-Overholt, Ellen.
Added Title Evidence-based practice in nursing and healthcare
ISBN 0781744776

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