Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 

New Virtual Issue: Implementing and Sustaining Evidence-based Practice in Healthcare Settings: What Works!

Even though the positive benefits of evidence-based care are well established, healthcare systems still continue to struggle with its implementation and, most importantly, its sustainability. The articles contained in this special virtual edition of Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing equip you with the best and latest evidence to guide the implementation and sustainability of EBP in healthcare settings.

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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: October 2016
Volume 13, Issue 5
Pages 335–395


Level of Evidence Plus Critical Appraisal of Its Quality Yields Confidence to Implement Evidence-Based Practice Changes
Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, Editor


Predictors of Evidence-Based Practice Implementation, Job Satisfaction, and Group Cohesion Among Regional Fellowship Program Participants
Son Chae Kim, Jaynelle F. Stichler, Laurie Ecoff, Caroline E. Brown, Ana-Maria Gallo and Judy E. Davidson

Assessing Risk of Falling in Older Adults—A Comparison of Three Methods
Steve Strupeit, Arne Buss and Karin Wolf-Ostermann

The Association Between Self-Management Barriers and Self-Efficacy in Chinese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: The Mediating Role of Appraisal
Li Cheng, Janet W.H. Sit, Doris Y.P. Leung and Xiaomei Li

Portable Video Media Versus Standard Verbal Communication in Surgical Information Delivery to Nurses: A Prospective Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Crossover Trial
Jonathan Kam, Hannah Ainsworth, Marcus Handmer, Mark Louie-Johnsun and Matthew Winter


Implementation Strategies for Same Day Discharge Post Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: An Integrative Review
Yingyan Chen, Andrea Marshall and Frances Lin

Systematic Review of Traumatic Brain Injury and the Impact of Antioxidant Therapy on Clinical Outcomes
Qiuhua Shen, John B. Hiebert, Julie Hartwell, Amanda R. Thimmesch and Janet D. Pierce

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Uptake in Adolescent Boys: An Evidence Review
Danielle S. Voss and Linda G. Wofford

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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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