Evidence-based nursing creates quality decisions and providing nursing care based upon personal clinical expertise in combination with the most current, relevant research available on the topic. This approach uses evidence-based practice as a foundation.
Evidence based Nursing aims to improve the health and wellbeing of patients while also providing care in a cost-effective manner to improve the outcomes for both the patient and the healthcare system. Evidence-based nursing focus on the collection, interpretation, evaluation, and integration of valid, clinically significant, and applicable research.
Research used in EBP falls into four categories. They are: