June 22nd, 2007 | You're Being (Web) Paged
Nursing has moved towards evidence based practice, and it’s not just for nurse researchers. The University of Minnesota has a great site that explains what evidence based practice means, how to evaluate and incorporate it into practice, and has a multitude of links for further information. Bedside nurses, new and old, need to remain on top of the latest research and findings that drive our nursing care. One of the best resources for finding the latest evidence based information is through professional nursing organizations. Call me a geek, but I have joined several national nursing organizations and read their publications from cover to cover.
I’m going to take a womb to tomb approach over the next few weeks in posting links to nursing organizations and other nursing resources. So let us begin with the babes…
Journals not associated with an organization include MCN, The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing and The Journal of Neonatal and Perinatal Nursing.