States Academic Press
Medical Science - Nursing
Evidence-based practice (EBP) refers to a method through which practitioners in the healthcare industry review and analyze the current researches to facilitate the delivery of care. Nursing is a profession within the healthcare sector that utilizes EBP for providing care to individuals and their families by helping them recover from illnesses, and maintain optimal health and quality of life. The EBP in nursing comprises three components, which involve utilizing the best accessible external advice, drawing on the clinical expertise, and taking into account the expectations and values of the patients. Furthermore, EBP allows the assessment of research for understanding the effectiveness and risks of the diagnostic tests and treatments. This book is a guide to evidence-based practice in nursing and healthcare. For all readers who are interested in nursing, the studies included herein will serve as an excellent guide to develop a comprehensive understanding.