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Nursing Conceptual Models vs, Evidence Based Practice

This solution is for a graduate nursing theory class. Please explain the relationship of nursing conceptual/theoretical models to theory-driven, evidence-based practice.

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1. This solution is for a graduate nursing theory class. Please explain the relationship of nursing conceptual/theoretical models to theory-driven, evidence-based practice.

By definition, evidence-based practice is directly related to conceptual/theoretical models as seen in the following definitions of evidence-based practice. Basically, evidence-based practice (EBP) means that clinicians use the best evidence available (e.g., from research that is theory driven, from conceptual/theoretical models or from a critical examination of current and past practices) to decide upon the course of action for the patient care, usually involving the patient in this decision-making process.

Definitions of evidence-based practice are: ...

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This solution is for a graduate nursing theory class. It explains the relationship of nursing conceptual/theoretical models to theory-driven, evidence-based practice.

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