Interdisciplinary evidence-based practice: moving from silos to synergy.

Abstract

Despite the assumption that health care providers work synergistically in practice, professions have tended to be more exclusive than inclusive when it comes to educating students in a collaborative approach to interdisciplinary evidence-based practice (EBP). This article explores the state of academic and clinical training regarding interdisciplinary EBP, describes efforts to foster interdisciplinary EBP, and suggests strategies to accelerate the translation of EBP across disciplines. Moving from silos to synergy in interdisciplinary EBP will require a paradigm shift. Changes can be leveraged professionally and politically using national initiatives currently in place on improving quality and health care reform.

DOI: 10.1016/j.outlook.2010.09.001
02040602011201220132014201520162017
Citations per Year

87 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 87 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

Cite this paper

@article{Newhouse2010InterdisciplinaryEP, title={Interdisciplinary evidence-based practice: moving from silos to synergy.}, author={Robin Purdy Newhouse and Bonnie Spring}, journal={Nursing outlook}, year={2010}, volume={58 6}, pages={309-17} }