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Nursing Evidence Based Practice Resources

This page provides links to resources that will enable nurses who are participating in a EBP project to easily access the resources needed.

Possible Limits to Use

  • Practice Guideline:  systematically developed statement to assist practitioner and patient decisions about appropriate health care for specific clinical circumstances.​
  • Protocol : ​a detailed written set of instructions to guide the care of a patient or to assist the practitioner in the performance of a procedure.​
  • Guideline

EBP Pyramid

Point of Care Tools

Protocols