Welcome to the
Evidence Based Nursing Practice Website
has ebnp.co.uk been developed?
Evidence based practice
(EBP) is a term that is used widely, but often not clearly understood
by those who are expected to implement it. EBP can seem a challenging
and difficult process. This site has been developed to assist nurses in
turning a theoretical concept into a practical reality.
is ebnp.co.uk aimed at?
The site has been developed
by nurses for nurses. The information is presented in a straightforward
format, to guide nurses who are new to the concept of EBP. It also directs
those with more in-depth knowledge to other resources to further develop
their ability to use evidence in practice.
can ebnp.co.uk help you?
The site gives an insight into why EBP is important by outlining some
of the fundamental principles. It achieves this by describing each of
the five stages of EBP.
Links are provided
to a definitions page, which clarifies some of the more complex concepts
A resource page acts
as a gateway to other websites. These sites are useful in gaining a deeper
understanding of EBP and provide further information to assist with the
Morton and Morton 2003