Evidence-based Care

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Evidence-based care (also known as evidence-based practice) is the use of research evidence, in tandem with other factors, to inform clinical decisions. It integrates best available research evidence, clinical expertise, the patient’s values and circumstances and the practice context.

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Evidence-based care (also known as evidence-based practice) is the use of research evidence, in tandem with other factors, to inform clinical decisions. It is a key component of effective and multidimensional care provision.

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Bina Baniya
28 Mar 2021
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Frances Hona
03 Jan 2021
Evidence based practice put in the right context work very well
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Suzanne Querruel
04 Aug 2020
Quick, relevant overview of evidence based practice - good resource for students to review too
Jenene Clarke
28 Oct 2022
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very good
Diana Lucas
02 Sep 2020
Robert wiggins
05 Aug 2020
good quick step by step approach to the key points on evidence based learning
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Kristina Midolo
18 Jan 2023
Registered Nurse
Important information to reinforce previously learnt information. Great resource when providing support to nursing students.
Perrina Bozanich
16 Aug 2020
good information
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Rachel Michael
14 Apr 2021
kim hay
08 Aug 2020
A great resource
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