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As a health professional, using the best evidence to support your role in making healthy decisions for patient care is critical.
Evidence-Based Practice Tutorial
CINAHL with Full Text
Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature is a comprehensive resource providing full-text to more than 600 journals dating back to 1981. This is an excellent, authoritative database to begin your research.
This resource contains six databases each covering a different type of evidence to inform healthcare decision-making.
This portal provides access to the WVU journal subscriptions through OVID, a search portal for tables of contents and abstracts of ALL OVID journals, MEDLINE through OVID, the OVID Nursing Database, and Zoological Record.
PubMed is the National Library of Medicine's gateway to MEDLINE, a National Library of Medicine bibliographic database covering the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine and pre-clinical sciences. MEDLINE contains bibliographic citations and author abstracts from more than 5,200 biomedical journals published in the United States and 70 other countries.
Evidence-Based Practice Books
The Patient History: an evidence-based approach to differential diagnosis by
Call Number: REF RC65 .T54 2012
Publication Date: 2012-07-04
Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses: appraisal and application of research by
Call Number: RT81.5 E95 2012
Publication Date: 2011-02-01
Evidence-Based Nursing: the research-practice connection by
Call Number: RT81.5 B82 2014 (Course Reserves 2 hrs)
Publication Date: 2013-01-28
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: evidence-based concepts, skills, and practices by
Call Number: RC440 .P737 2013 (Course Reserves 2 hrs)
Publication Date: 2012-10-24
To search for more nursing books or ebooks go to the library's catalog WorldCat.
Conducting a winning literature search
Ecker, E. D., & Skelly, A. C. (2010). Conducting a winning literature search. Evidence-based spine-care journal, 1(1), 9–14. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0028-1100887