NCCC Nursing & Allied Health Databases
Evidence-based Nursing Practice
Evidence-based nursing is being widely integrated into contemporary nursing policies. It involves investigating an aspect of nursing practice; gathering the facts, either through research or original studies; implementing guidelines based on those findings; and assessing the results of adopting new tools. EBP invites critical thinking into the nursing process!
Here are some great online resources regarding EBP:
Health Related Websites
|SEARCHING PUBLIC DATABASES|
Some of these sites may offer only the abstract,
or summary of an article. If the full text is not
available,you may be able to find it in NCCC
databases like CINAHL. These sites are invaluable
for medical news, statistics, and generating topics.
CDC STACKS - public health database
APA Style Guide, Format and Citation
APA style, developed and maintained by the American Psychological Association, is often preferred in the fields of nursing and allied health, as well as the social sciences.