Optimizing nursing care by integrating theory-driven evidence-based practice

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Abstract

An emerging challenge for nursing leadership is how to convey the importance of both evidence-based practice (EBP) and theory-driven care in ensuring patient safety and optimizing outcomes. This article describes a specific example of a leadership strategy based on Rosswurm and Larrabee 1/4s model for change to EBP, which was effective in aligning the processes of EBP and theory-driven care.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)234-238
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Nursing Care Quality
Volume22
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007

Keywords

  • Evidence-based practice
  • JeanWatson's theory of human caring
  • Leadership
  • Nursing theory
  • Rosswurm and Larrabee

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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