Fostering evidence-based care in clinical teaching.

  title={Fostering evidence-based care in clinical teaching.},
  author={Debra A. Erickson-Owens and Holly Powell Kennedy},
  journal={Journal of midwifery & women's health},
  volume={46 3},
Understanding scientific research evidence and applying it to clinical practice is a focus in today's health care arena. Fostering evidence-based care (EBC) in clinical teaching is an effective way to help students learn to think critically, search for, evaluate, and incorporate the best research evidence into their clinical practice. For example, helping a student plan care for a woman creates a "teaching moment" for the application of scientific evidence to clinical practice. Essentially, EBC… CONTINUE READING