The purpose of the EBN process is to help you as a professional make informed decisions by learning from what others in your field are researching and learning. Using these set steps makes it easier to apply current quality evidence from research in clinical and healthcare decisions.
This website and the resources listed will help to guide you through the 5 steps of the EBN process. Click on each step to find out more information.
For further information on these steps, please visit The Five-Step Process
Interested in learning more about EBN? This guide is linked reciprocally with two other evidence based nursing guides that you may find useful. You can access them from the links below, or through the links on the Other EBN Guides tab at the top of any of the three EBN guides.
Using Evidence Based Nursing in Practice (this guide)
1) Duke University - Evidence-Based Medicine Workshop April 2003
2) Flemming K. Asking answerable questions [editorial]. Evidence-Based Nursing 1998 Apr;1:36-7.