Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 


Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, a peer-reviewed, evidence-based nursing journal, is a primary source of information to improve patient care. Each bimonthly issue contains knowledge synthesis and original articles with best practice applications, recommendations for clinical practice, nursing education, administration, and public healthcare policy.

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is presented as a benefit to all STTI members. Current and back issues can be read online and on mobile devices via the WVN Apple app (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) and Android app (all Android phones and tablets).

2-Year Impact Factor: 1.762
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 14/114 (Nursing (Social Science)); 16/116 (Nursing (Science))
5-Year Impact Factor: 2.310
Online ISSN: 1741-6787

Your resource for evidence-based nursing (EBN) knowledge!



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Current Issue: December 2016
Volume 13, Issue 6
Pages 397–462


A Call for Extending the Utility of Evidence-Based Practice: Adapting EBP for Health Policy Impact
Jacqueline M. Loversidge


How Effective is Cultural Competence Training of Healthcare Providers on Improving Patient Satisfaction of Minority Groups? A Systematic Review of Literature
Linda Govere and Ephraim M. Govere

An Integrative Review of the Structures and Processes Related to Nurse Supervisory Performance in Long-Term Care
Charlene H. Chu, Jenny Ploeg, Rosalind Wong, Julie Blain and Katherine S. McGilton


Implementation of Symptom Protocols for Nurses Providing Telephone-Based Cancer Symptom Management: A Comparative Case Study (with CE)
Dawn Stacey, Esther Green, Barbara Ballantyne, Joy Tarasuk, Myriam Skrutkowski, Meg Carley, Kim Chapman, Craig Kuziemsky, Erin Kolari, Brenda Sabo, Andréanne Saucier, Tara Shaw, Lucie Tardif, Tracy Truant, Greta G. Cummings and Doris Howell

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is pleased to offer readers the opportunity to earn credit for its continuing education articles by taking the post-test here. Free for STTI members!


Effectiveness of Pressure Ulcer Prevention Strategies for Adult Patients in Intensive Care Units: A Systematic Review
Nahla Tayyib and Fiona Coyer


Predictors of Hyperglycemic Women's Perinatal Health Status
Ching-Yun Yu, Chich-Hsiu Hung, Mei-Chuan Huang and Te-Fu Chan

New Graduate Nurses’ Developmental Trajectories for Capability Beliefs Concerning Core Competencies for Healthcare Professionals: A National Cohort Study on Patient-Centered Care, Teamwork, and Evidence-based Practice
Anna Ehrenberg, Petter Gustavsson, Lars Wallin, Anne-Marie Boström and Ann Rudman

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Evidence-based healthcare: the care you want, but might not be getting
A recent study in Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing reveals one reason why many hospitals continue to struggle with quality, safety, and costs.

JNS special issue call for papers
The Journal of Nursing Scholarship invites authors to contribute original research and review articles that address global climate change and its impact on health. Manuscripts are due on 1 March 2017. Learn more about the special issue and submission guidelines.

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