(Answered) NR 439 WEEK 1 Discussion: Introduction to Evidence-based Practice

We begin our journey into discovering the new world of research and evidence-based practice (EBP) by exploring our
past. After completing the required readings and lesson, answer the following:
 Explain how research has evolved since the Florence Nightingale era.
 Discuss how research and EBP are different; include how you believe research supports EBP for nursing.
 Describe one past/historical unethical breach of research conduct; then, share how you would ensure care of a study
participant using one ethical or legal research consideration (guideline/principle).


The concept of evidence-based practice (EBP) refers to the ethical principle that every nurse should adhere while providing services to the clients. Since evidence-based involves the use of the most effective and tested interventions, clinicians should apply the best current evidence in arriving at an effective care decision(Houser, 2018). Florence Nightingale has a remarkable contribution to evidence-based nursing. She focused on improving the patient’s well-being through improving sanitary conditions in health organizations (Nightingale, 2018)…….Please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $5