Chapter 15. Evidence Use in Practice Development

  1. Kim Manley Manager Head Visiting Professor Visiting Fellow3,
  2. Brendan McCormack Professor leader4 and
  3. Val Wilson Director Professor5,6
  1. Rob McSherry Principal Lecturer Advisor member Chair Clinical Associate Professor1 and
  2. Karen Cox Clinical Chair2

Published Online: 13 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319491.ch15

International Practice Development in Nursing and Healthcare

International Practice Development in Nursing and Healthcare

How to Cite

McSherry, R. and Cox, K. (2007) Evidence Use in Practice Development, in International Practice Development in Nursing and Healthcare (eds K. Manley, B. McCormack and V. Wilson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319491.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Resources for Learning and Improving, Royal College of Nursing, UK

  2. 4

    Institute of Nursing Research/School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

  3. 5

    The Children's Hospital, Westmead, Australia

  4. 6

    The University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Health and Social Care, University of Teesside, Middlesbrough, UK

  2. 2

    Faculty of Nursing, Fontys University of Applied Science, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 14 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156769

Online ISBN: 9781444319491

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Keywords:

  • evidence use in practice development;
  • practice development (PD) and promoting evidence-based practice;
  • factors driving forward quality in healthcare;
  • practical guide to generation and evidence use;
  • National Health Service (NHS) in United Kingdom;
  • evidence-based practice and practice development;
  • evidence-based process - identifying patients' needs and problems;
  • evidence-based practice (EBP) and person-centred care;
  • PARIHS framework and complexity of implementation;
  • Mental Health Care Project (MHC-project)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The case of need for practice development and evidence-based practice

  • Exploring the terms evidence-based practice and practice development

  • Integrating practice development and evidence-based practice to facilitate change

  • How do you establish a standard of record that could be evaluated (audited)?

  • Practice developers

  • Conclusions

  • References