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Evidence-Based Practice Portfolio

The goal of this guide is to provide nurses a resource to understand and carryout the steps of performing an evidence-based practice (EBP) project.

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Updated:  September 18, 2018 

Links to Inquiry Process Diagram

This diagram outlines the nursing inquiry process is for answering questions that arise in the clinical setting. The diagram shows how a nurse proceeds through the process. The question is answered through either an evidence-based practice project (EBP), a performance improvement (PI) project or a research project.

Inquiry Process Diagram