Published quarterly, the purpose of Evidence-Based Nursing is to select from the health related literature research studies and reviews that report important advances relevant to best nursing practice. The clinical relevance and rigour of the studies is assessed to identify research that is relevant to nursing. A commentary on chosen articles identifies the key findings and implications for clinical practice. The RCN Publishing Company Limited and the BMJ Publishing Group publish Evidence-Based Nursing under the editorship of Dr Alison Twycross from London South Bank University, London, UK.
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Quantitative study—other: People with diabetes and self-reported severe hypoglycaemia have increased mortality risk over 5 years
This retrospective survey of ambulatory patients with diabetes indicates that self-reported severe hypoglycaemia is associated with increased risk of 5-year mortality....
Knowledge & Innovation Plan
The Royal College of Nursing has launched a Knowledge and Innovation Action Plan which aims to grow a dynamic knowledge base for nursing to enhance care
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The EBN Journal Chat #ebnjc offers readers the opportunity to participate in discussion about research articles and commentaries from EBN focusing on a monthly topic.
August's topic is Health Promotion, take part in the chats on the 6th and 20th August.
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