Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses: Appraisal and Application of Research

Publication Year: 2017

Edition: 4th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Schmidt, Nola A.; Brown, Janet M.

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 978-1-28-412290-9

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 70

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Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses: Appraisal and Application of Research, Fourth Edition is an essential resource for teaching students how to translate research into practice.

The text is based on the five step IDP process (knowledge, persuasion, decision, implementation, and confirmation). The authors employ a fresh and updated approach to teaching nursing research using evidence-based practice.

The Fourth Edition features more real-world examples, expanded coverage of qualitative methods, discussion of various types of research questions and explores the hierarchy of evidence.

Features and Benefits:

  • Updated Apply What You Have Learned evolving case study 
  • Real-life evidence-based practice examples
  • Exploration of the Hierarchy Model featuring all types of evidence for each level
  • Expanded content on the qualitative method  
  • Updated references and new diagrams summarizing statistical analysis and designs 


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Schmidt, Nola A.; Brown, Janet M.
ISBN: 978-1-28-412290-9
Research & Theory
Language: English
Edition: 4th Ed.
Pages: 554
Year: 2017
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 70

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