Evidence Based Practice Vs Nursing Research

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The purpose of this discussion is to define research and evidenced-base practice in nursing. I will also provide a sample question for each definition. Evidence Based Practice vs Nursing Research Evidence based practice is defined as the collection, evaluation, and integration of valid research. It is combined with clinical expertise and an understanding of patient and family values as well as preferences for informed clinical decision making (LoBiondo-Wood & Haber, 2014). Nursing research is defined as the systematic, rigorous, critical investigation that aims to answer questions about nursing phenomena (LoBiondo-Wood & Haber, 2014). These two terms are similar but have very different guidelines. Research applies a qualitative or quantitative

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