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Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, a peer-reviewed, evidence-based nursing journal, is a primary source of information to improve patient care. Each bimonthly issue contains knowledge synthesis and original articles with best practice applications, recommendations for clinical practice, nursing education, administration, and public healthcare policy.

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is presented as a benefit to all STTI members. Current and back issues can be read online and on mobile devices via the WVN Apple app (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) and Android app (all Android phones and tablets).

Impact Factor: 2.143
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2017: 8/118 (Nursing (Science)) 
Online ISSN: 1741-6787

Your resource for evidence-based nursing (EBN) knowledge!

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Current Issue: June 2018
Volume 15, Issue 3
Pages 155–244

GUEST EDITORIAL

Innovation-Based Practice (IBP) Versus Evidence-Based Practice (EBP): A New Perspective That Assesses and Differentiates Evidence and Innovation
Michael H. Ackerman DNS, RN, CENP, FCCM, FNAP, FAANP; Tim Porter-O'Grady DM, EdD, ScD(h), APRN, FAAN, FACCWS; Kathy Malloch PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN; Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk PhD, RN, APRN-CNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN
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ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Large-Scale Hospital Mattress Switch-Out Leads to Reduction Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers: Operationalization of a Multidisciplinary Task Force (with CE)
Kerri Elsabrout RN, DNP, FNP-BC, NEA-BC; Eleanor Orbacz RN, MSN; Leigh Anne McMahon RN, MSN, MHA, NEA-BC; Susan Apold PhD, ANP-BC, FAAN, FAANP
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SPECIAL ISSUE

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Modeling Missed Care: Implications for Evidence-Based Practice
Ian Blackman RN, MEd, EdD; Che Yee Lye PhD; I Gusti Ngurah Darmawan MSc, PhD; Julie Henderson BA, PhD; Tracey Giles RN, PhD; Eileen Willis MEd, PhD; Luisa Toffoli RN, PhD; Lily Xiao RN, PhD; Claire Verrall RN, MN
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EVIDENCE REVIEW

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Longitudinal Study of Effectiveness of a Patient-Centered Self-Management Empowerment Intervention During Predischarge Planning on Stroke Survivors
Lu Chen PhD; Yan Chen BS; Xiangyu Chen BS; Xiaofang Shen BS; Qing Wang MD; Chunyan Sun MD
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Improving Health Care for Critically Ill Patients Using an Evidence-Based Collaborative Approach to ABCDEF Bundle Dissemination and Implementation
Mary Ann Barnes-Daly RN, MS, DC; Brenda T. Pun RN, DNP; Lori A. Harmon MBA, RRT; Diane G. Byrum RN, MSN, FCCM; Vishakha K. Kumar MD, MBA; John W. Devlin PharmD, FCCM; Joanna L. Stollings PharmD, FCCM; Kathleen A. Puntillo RN, PhD, FAAN, FCCM; Heidi J. Engel PT, DPT; Patricia J. Posa BSN, MSA, CCRN-K, FAAN; Juliana Barr MD, FCCM; William D. Schweickert MD; Cheryl L. Esbrook OTR/L, BCPR; Ken D. Hargett MHA, RRT, FAARC, FCCM; Shannon S. Carson MD; J. Matthew Aldrich MD; E. Wesley Ely MD, MPH, FCCM; Michele C. Balas RN, PhD, FCCM, FAAN
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Multisite Studies Demonstrate Positive Relationship Between Practice Environments and Smoking Cessation Counseling Evidence-Based Practices (with CE)
Robin Newhouse RN, PhD, NEA-BC, FAAN; Ha Do Byon RN, PhD, MS, MPH; Emily Storkman Wolf RN, BSN; Meg Johantgen RN, PhD
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Adolescent Girls’ Experiences With Sexual Pressure, Coercion, and Victimization: #MeToo
Dianne Morrison-Beedy PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN; Linsey Grove MPH, CPH, CHES
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An Adaptation of the Original Fresno Test to Measure Evidence-Based Practice Competence in Pediatric Bedside Nurses
Natasha Laibhen-Parkes RN, PhD, CPN; Laura P. Kimble RN, PhD, FAHA, FAAN; Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk RN, PhD, CPNP/PMHNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN; Tanya Sudia RN, PhD; Susan Codone PhD, BA
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IMPLEMENTING EBP COLUMN

Initiation of Term Newborn Skin-to-Skin Contact in the Operating Room Following Scheduled Cesarean Section: A DNP Capstone Project (with CE)
Ruth M. Labardee DNP, RNC, CNL
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Wiley has completely redesigned and relaunched their Online Library, and we invite you to visit the all-new JNS and Worldviews pages. We'll be tweaking and improving the new website in the coming weeks and months, so check back often to see what's new!

Worldviews increased its Impact Factor to 2.103, is among the top nursing journals
In the 2016 Journal Citation Reports® published by Thomson Reuters, Worldviews increased its impact factor to 2.103 and is ranked eleventh among nursing journals (ISI 2016)!

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