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Research Guides

Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses

This course is offered by the VCU Health System Department of Education and Professional Development.

Useful Resources

Related Research Guides:


American Nurses Association Research ToolkitProvides an introduction to research and evidence based practice.  Also provides access to resources to translate evidence into practice. 

Evidence-based practice: Step-by-step (American Journal of Nursing): Series of articles that provide an overview of evidence based practice for nurses.

EBM Librarian: Good site for further resources when examining the various steps of EBP.

Useful Books

Davies, B., & Logan, Jo, RN. (2012). Reading research : A user friendly guide for health professionals (5th ed.). Toronto: Elsevier Canada.