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Nursing Doctoral Programs: DNP & PhD

Guide to locating research evidence and tools to support the NYU Meyers College of Nursing DNP and PhD students.

Fundamentals of Evidence-Based Practice

Evidence Based Practice (EBP) is described as "a problem-solving approach to clinical decision-making within a health care organization. It integrates the best available scientific evidence with the best available experiential (patient and practitioner) evidence1."


1. Dearholt, Sandra L., and Deborah Dang. Johns Hopkins Evidence-Based Practice Model and Guidelines, Second Edition : Models and Guidelines, Sigma Theta Tau International, 2014.

Guidance for Evidence Synthesis in Health & Nursing