Nov 21, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog-Handbook 2017-2018 
    
Undergraduate Catalog-Handbook 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 501 - Nursing Research and Evidence Based Practice


 Informed research consumption including the processes of knowledge diffusion and practice innovation (planned change). Attention is given to primary study evaluations, narrative reviews, meta-analyses, rules of evidence for developing clinical guidelines, and evidence-based practice. Students will collect a corpus of studies and do a systematic narrative review that includes: assessment of internal consistency and validity of the primary studies, judgment of the quality of the evidence, logical conclusions, and implications for practice.
3 credit hours
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program, Senior Graduate Option