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Evidence Based Practice Guide for Nursing Students: Getting Started

Introductory Guide for BSN, RN to BSN, BRAND, Nursing MS and DNP students at University of Wyoming.

Introduction to this Resource Guide

This guide will help you understand the steps and concepts about evidence based practice as you formulate your questions, plan and perform your search, evaluate your search results and appraise the literature. You will also find information on organizing your citations and citing your sources in APA style.

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