CINAHL Scope notes describe evidence based nursing as "Nursing practice that bases clinical decisions on research, clinical expertise, patient choices, and critical evaluation of the literature. " The following books deal with evidence based practice: JOGNN (Lakeland Library and CINAHL)
Best Practice Guidelines
Best Practices Joanna Briggs Institute
National Guideline Clearinghouse
Evidence-Based Practice Resources
Evidence-Based Nursing Tutorial
Excellent tutorial on evidence-based nursing from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice Tutorial
Excellent tutorial on evidence-based practice from Duke University Medical Center Library and Health Sciences Library at UNC-Chapel Hill.
Based on systematic reviews of clinical trials, this site provides executive summaries, clinical reviews, and a medical encyclopedia.
General Evidence-Based Practice
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provides evidence-based medicine tools and resources and research findings.
DARE (Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects)
DARE contains 15,000 abstracts of systematic reviews including over 6,000 quality assessed reviews and details of all Cochrane reviews and protocols.
NICHD Cochrane Neonatal Collaborative Review Group Systematic Reviews
Systematic reviews from the Cochrane Neonatal Collaborative with full text provided via the National Institutes of Health's National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
PubMed Systematic Reviews
Clinical queries within PubMed provide systematic reviews of various topics.
The aims of the TRIP Database have remained the same since 1997 - allow health professionals to easily find the highest-quality material available on the web - to help support evidence based practice.