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There is an avid need of EBP to understand the pattern in which these issues have been causing severity (Polit & Beck, 2012).
The recent clinical experience also focused on the gland swelling after chemotherapy. However, EBP present in this area has rather allowed nurses to treat patients with protocol which cannot cause anymore rash to the glands because of excessive Taxol agents.
As a matter of fact, my affiliation with my health care organization gives me a free hand to opt for EBP. The impression of EBP has relatively become very imperative. Policy makers would surely like to fund EBP because it is more likely to help the institution in a long run.
The barrier as discussed by Adams (2010) regarding utilization of research and survey is one which is being experienced at the institution as well (Adams, 2010). The approach to make sure that this barrier is not coming in the way is to provide a mandatory submission for staff regarding nursing practices. If research and survey will be obliged then it is expected that the trend of research and its utilization will become easier and relatively
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For example, nurse assisted euthanasia is a practice which has been termed by critics as nurse assisted suicide whereby patients look forward to taking their lives as a remedy to their long and intense suffering. In such a situation, evidence-based practice would allow the nurse to identify whether the pain of the patient is intense enough to warrant the assistance.
However, the use of the term "evidence based" had confused many practitioners. Several researches were done to clarify the term. Aside from misconceptions and misinterpretations, evidence based nursing practice is also plagued with debates and issues that need to be resolved.
There are various principles and theories related to the implementation of such interventions and a nurse or a medical health professional has the obligation and responsibility to assess which among the available interventions would work best
Currently, nurse scholars are attempting to move beyond the safe confines of the randomized control trial as the gold standard of science. Unfortunately, the teaching and research of these forerunners are often discounted by their peers who feel compelled
Hence, the new approach wanted to involve the patients in their care by having the patients participate in the process when the nurses were carrying out the handover process by the bedside. This way, patients will be able to ask nurses questions regarding their progress and
ed need for the increase in the number of Acute Care for the Elderly Units to allow for the provision of specialized quality care for this group of patients (Jaipaul & Rosenthal, 2009; British Geriatric Society, 2012).
With geriatric care being a key area of interest for me,
This practice usually aims at promoting the healthcare service’s quality aimed at treating the patients. Hence it serves as a key guidance in the quality and also the quantity of the services that are offered to
The small valves become defective and incompetent. When this occurs, blood flows backwards to the foot in a process called reflux. When the superficial veins fail, only the veins in deeper locations of the legs will carry blood to the heart.