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).

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

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



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Current Issue: August 2016
Volume 13, Issue 4
Pages 257–334


Disseminating Evidence by Turning Presentations Into Publications: Key Strategies for Success
Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, Editor


Stakeholder Participation in System Change: A New Conceptual Model (with CE)
Tammy O'Rourke, Kathryn S. Higuchi and William Hogg

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!

Making Research Results Relevant and Useable: Presenting Complex Organizational Context Data to Nonresearch Stakeholders in the Nursing Home Setting
Carole A. Estabrooks, Jennifer A. Knopp-Sihota, Greta G. Cummings and Peter G. Norton

Assessing the Spread and Uptake of a Framework for Introducing and Evaluating Advanced Practice Nursing Roles
Jennifer A. Boyko, Nancy Carter and Denise Bryant-Lukosius

Teaching EBP Using Game-Based Learning: Improving the Student Experience
Sandra J. Davidson and Laurie Candy

Effective Weight Loss for Children: A Meta-analysis of Intervention Studies 2002–2015
Julia A. Snethen, Marion E. Broome, Pamela Treisman, Erica Castro and Sheryl T. Kelber

The Impact of Implementation of Family-Initiated Escalation of Care for the Deteriorating Patient in Hospital: A Systematic Review
Fenella J. Gill, Gavin D. Leslie and Andrea P. Marshall


Interventions for Cardiovascular Patients with Type D Personality: A Systematic Review
Xi Cao, Eliza M. L. Wong, Kai Chow Choi, Li Cheng and Sek Ying Chair


Health-Literacy-Sensitive Diabetes Self-Management Interventions: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Su Hyun Kim and Anna Lee

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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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