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Understanding Evidence-Based Practice for Nursing Associates

Understanding Evidence-Based Practice for Nursing Associates

March 2024 | 144 pages | Learning Matters
Providing evidence-based care is fundamental to working safely and effectively as a nursing associate. This book equips you with the skills to identify, evaluate and apply evidence and research to your practice. From day-to-day procedures and decision-making, to addressing health inequalities and implementing service improvement, it develops your confidence in using evidence to underpin all aspects of your role.

Key features
- Fully mapped to the NMC Standards of Proficiency for Nursing Associates (2018)
- Explains the principles of evidence-based practice in clear, straightforward language
- Case studies and activities illustrate evidence-based practice across a range of different patient groups and care settings 
- Written specifically to address the unique experiences, challenges and requirements of the nursing associate role
Chapter 1: Providing evidence-based practice
Chapter 2: Using evidence in contemporary practice
Chapter 3: Understanding Research
Chapter 4: Critical Appraisal of Research
Chapter 5: Health Inequalities, Evidence-Based Practice and the Nursing Associate
Chapter 6: Decision-Making in Evidence-Based Practice: The Law, Ethics and Values
Chapter 7: Change for Quality Improvement: Putting Evidence into Practice

Developing the Nursing Associate Programme at the moment and looking at all resources to support the modules.

Mr Mark Thomas Lees
Faculty of Health Sciences & Sport , Stirling University
May 29, 2024

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