Bridging the Gap Between Evidenced Based

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Formulation of a question
Target Audience
Literature review
Expert opinions
Conclusion and recommendation
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Nurses may not be familiar with effective
search strategies
Lack of knowledge of what a database is
Choosing the correct data base,ie; “we are
beyond google”
Negative attitudes regarding “research”
Fear of practicing differently from their peers
Lack of experience with research
Time constraints
PICO is a method of putting together a search strategy that
allows you to take a more evidence based approach to your
literature searching when you are searching bibliographic
databases.
PICO stands for:
Patient/Population
Who or What?
Intervention
How?
Comparison
What is the main alternative? (If
appropriate)
Outcome
What are you trying to
accomplish, measure,
improve, effect
WWW.LIBGUIDES.HSL.WASHINGTON.EDU/CONTENT.PHP
Choose key words closely
 Recent less than ten years
 Quality of publication- peer reviewed
 Country it was published in
 Qualifications of the authors
 Gold Standard randomized controlled trial
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Steps to a literature review on the CareGroup
Portal
Click on:
• Clinical Tab
• Medical library resources (found on the left)
• Databases
• Ebsco
• Pick at least two – we tend to use
CINAHL,Cochrane hit continue
• Another that we use is pubmed you may get an
abstract and you can ask the hospital librarian
to obtain the article if you find it is pertinent
(Cherie Haitz ext :5109)
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Evidence Based practice is the way of the future
Questions that you have can evolve into projects
that can positively affect your nursing practice or
patients
Clinical Evidence empowers nurses to provide the
best practice
You ,as the staff nurse, have the clearest viewpoint
on your unit concerns
This information provides you with the evidence to
communicate and support a change for best
practice
Keep questioning what is the best practice
Begin the research process
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Your Research Ambassador is:
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