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NUR 45200: Quality & Safety in Professional Nursing Practice: Evidence-Based Practice

This guide provides useful information for students enrolled in NUR 45200.

Evidence-Based Nursing Process


   Pose a clear question that will lead to the right evidence for the problem.


   Use the question to determine how to search for the evidence.


   Critically evaluate the evidence.


   Put the evidence into action


   Evaluate outcomes.


Hopp, L., & Rittenmeyer, L. (2012). Introduction to evidence-based practice: A practical guide for nursing. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.

Evidence-Based Nursing Practice

The components of evidence-based practice combine best available evidence from pre-appraised and synthesized evidence, research, expert opinion, and clinical practice guidelines with the influence of patient preference, and other available resources.

Evidence Based Healthcare

Evidence-Based Nursing Resources