Regional evidence-based practice fellowship program: impact on evidence-based practice implementation and barriers.

@article{Kim2013RegionalEP,
  title={Regional evidence-based practice fellowship program: impact on evidence-based practice implementation and barriers.},
  author={Son Chae Kim and Caroline E Brown and Laurie K Ecoff and Judy E. Davidson and A Gallo and Kathy Klimpel and Mary A. Wickline},
  journal={Clinical nursing research},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={51-69}
}
This quasi-experimental, pre- and posttest study evaluated the impact of a 9-month collaborative regional evidence-based practice (EBP) fellowship program on practice, attitude, knowledge, and perceived barriers associated with implementation of EBP. Three annual cohorts (N=142) of nurses attending a fellowship program from 2008 to 2010 participated in this study. Paired t tests showed statistically significant increases in practice (+.82; p<.001) and knowledge/skills (+.78; p<.001) associated… CONTINUE READING