Evidence-Based Prescribing in Mental Health Nursing

Barbara J Limandri
Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services 2019 June 1, 57 (6): 9-13
Since Sackett et al.'s epic throw down of the gauntlet in 1996, the hallmark of quality health care practice has been evidence-based clinical decision making. But what does it mean to base one's practice on evidence, and what are the barriers to evidence-based prescribing? The current article addresses these questions and offers suggestions to improve one's evidence-based practice. [Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 57(6), 9-13.].

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