Integrating Evidence into Clinical Practice

NURSE-UN 120, 3 Credits, (SpringSummer)

45 hours lecture. 3 credits. The course focuses on the conceptual and research development of nursing knowledge for evidence-based practice. Areas of nursing inquiry currently investigated are presented. The validity of quantitative and the conformability of qualitative methods used to answer nursing research questions are discussed. Students critically evaluate current nursing research and assess applicability to clinical practice. They also evaluate and assess the applicability of related research reported in the media.