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Research and audit in effective health services

05 May 1999

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article explores the role of research and audit in the pursuit of effective health services, the differences between the audit and research function, the...

Promoting evidence-based practice in stroke care in Australia

03 May 2006

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim To explore approaches to the promotion of evidence-based practice from academic and clinical perspectives by visiting acute stroke units and collaborating...

Silver therapy in practice: clinical considerations

25 October 2006

Primary Health Care

Learning zone continuing professional development

The last 20 years have seen rapid advances in materials used to manage wounds. These have been accompanied by an extensive research-base advocating the use of new...

Silver therapy in practice: clinical considerations

01 November 2007

Primary Health Care

CPD

The last 20 years have seen rapid advances in materials used to manage wounds. These have been accompanied by an extensive research-base advocating the use of new...

A new framework for learning disability nursing: implementation

01 October 2012

Learning Disability Practice

Feature

In this, the final article in a series of three, Gwen Moulster, Sarah Ames and Tom Griffiths describe the piloting, implementation, auditing and evaluation of the...

The role of a research nurse in translating evidence into practice

30 April 2012

Nursing Management

Feature

This article describes the role and experiences of a research nurse working with a nursing team to implement best practice guidelines. The structure of the research...

The evidence base for gerontological nursing practice. Part 2: Making sense of the evidence

01 October 2004

Nursing Older People

CPD

This is the second of two articles exploring the meaning of ‘evidence-based practice’. The first, in last month’s issue, considered what is meant by ‘evidence’. This...

The evidence base for gerontological nursing practice. Part 1: What do we mean by ‘evidence’?

01 September 2004

Nursing Older People

CPD

In recent years, ‘evidence-based practice’ has featured increasingly in the lexicon of healthcare practitioners. But what does it mean and how is ‘evidence’...

Evidence-based practice

18 December 2002

Nursing Standard

Clinical development

This article summarises how evidence-based practice is defined, and what might constitute evidence. It describes the steps that should be taken in a systematic...

Clinical guidance in diabetes: using the internet

29 March 2005

Nursing Standard

Art&science

An internet site has been developed to help nurses caring for patients with diabetes. It aims to offer evidence-based guidance and help to nurses who are charged...