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Evidence Based Practice

How does the strength of the evidence determine translation into practice? Why is it important to integrate both evidence-based practice and patient/family preferences?

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Often with novel ideas and initiatives, resistance is to be expected from the parties affected. Familiarity is comfortable, even when it isn't effective or efficient. As a result, evidence, particularly strong evidence, is required to convince invested parties of an idea's worth.

From the health care point of view, evidence is particularly important because most novel ideas ...