Achieving Evidence-Based Practice

2nd Edition

A Handbook for Practitioners

Authors:

  • Susan Hamer
  • Gill Collinson
  • Key Features

    • Numerous examples from practice and case studies clarify theory
    • Very readable writing style and user-friendly format with checklists of key issues
    • Opportunities for reflective learning

    Table of Contents

    Section 1. Looking for the evidence.
    Evidence-based practice.
    Types of evidence.
    Systematic reviews.
    Information sourcing.
    Section 2. Applying the evidence.
    Clinical effectiveness.
    Development of practice.
    Audit.
    Section 3 Reflecting upon the evidence.
    Personal change.
    Organisational change.
    Ethical change.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    240
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Print ISBN:
    9780702027765
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702063084

    About the authors

    Susan Hamer

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Programme Director and Coordinator, Centre for the Development of Health Care Policy and Practice, University of Leeds, UK

    Gill Collinson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Programme Director, Centre for the Development of Health Care Policy and Practice, University of Leeds; Development Consultant, GC Consulting, Leeds, UK