Systematically developed statements about a plan of care for a specific set of circumstances involving a specific client population
clinical decision-making that integrates the best available research with clinical expertise and patient characteristics and preferences
individual, family, or community state, behavior, or perception that is measurable along a continuum in response to a nursing intervention
When a scholarly article or book is evaluated by a scholar's peers (other scholars) for scientific credibility and importance.
an organization analyzes and evaluates current performance, using the results to develop focused improvement actions (aka Quality Improvement)
A method in EBP that is used to ask questions. Patient, Population, or Problem of Interest, Intervention of Interest, Comparison of Interest, Outcome of Interest.
an organization analyzes and evaluates current performance, using the results to develop focused improvement actions (aka Perfomance Improvement)
an unexpected occurrence involving death or serious physical or psychological injury, or the risk thereof