NGR7850: Evidence Based Practice I 3
Prerequisites: NGR 6603C, NGR 7797, NGR 7871, NGR 6673 or HSC 6505, NGR 7843 or HSC 6512, NGR 6892 or HSA 6905 Corequisites: HSC 6505 and HSC 6512 In this course students use analytic methods to critically appraise existing literature and other evidence to determine and implement the best evidence for practice. The student will begin to apply relevant finding to develop and analyze clinical practice guidelines and improve practice and the practice environment. Critical appraisal techniques will be used to review meta-analysis, qualitative metasynthesis, and qualitative secondary analysis to prepare evidence tables. The main outcome of the course is the application of clinical and scientific knowledge to solve a practice problem.