Hundley, V., 1999. Evidence based practice: What is it? and why does it matter. Scottish Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy, 1 (1), pp. 11-14.
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The terms `evidence' and 'evidence-based practice' are now common place in health care literature. Government reports make increasing use of these terms and seek to encourage all health professionals to base their practice on sound evidence (Department of Health (DOH) 1996, 1997, 1998; Scottish Office, 1997, 1998, 1998b). So what exactly is `evidence based practice' and where did the term come from?
|Subjects:||Technology > Medicine and Health|
|Group:||School of Health and Social Care|
|Deposited By:||Professor Vanora Hundley|
|Deposited On:||02 Apr 2012 15:46|
|Last Modified:||15 Mar 2013 04:49|
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