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Nursing 515/516 Theoretical Foundations for EBP/Implementing EBP: Recommended Tutorials

This course guide is for students in Nursing 515 or 516. This guide has recommended databases, resources for EBP, and more.

Recommended Tutorials

These tutorials were either created by UIC Library faculty or librarians from other institutions. We hope you will find these tutorials helpful in learning how to search our resources.  If you need additional help, please contact us and make an online appointment with us.

Using PubMed in Evidence Based Practice Training Course

Creating a Search Strategy for Your Topic

Basic Searching in CINAHL and PubMed

Advanced Searching in CINAHL and PubMed

Combining Your Search Terms with Boolean Logic

Limiting Your Searches in CINAHL and PubMed

Saving Searches and Email Alerts in PubMed

Finding Full Text Articles Through UIC

Although these tutorials start from an Ebsco database, finding full text articles will work the same way from our other databases. 

PRISMA

RefWorks & PRISMA

Primary vs Secondary Sources

Quality Improvement

Finding Tests and Measurements

Finding and Using Health Statistics