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Nursing: An Oviatt Library Research Guide: Evidence-Based Practice

This guide has been archived and may have outdated information or broken links.
  • Cochrane (WILEY)-   
    Several evidence based medical databases, with protocols, controlled trials, and full-text reviews. CSUN subscription Access to Full text of reviews is limited to 1 user at a time.
  • National Guideline Clearinghouse
  • AACN standards
  • Joanna Briggs Institute (membership required for full access but the website does offer several open access resources also)
  • PEDro  - FREE Database of over 19,000 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. For each trial, review or guideline, PEDro provides the citation details, the abstract and a link to the full text, where possible. All trials on PEDro are independently assessed for quality. These quality ratings are used to quickly guide users to trials that are more likely to be valid and to contain sufficient information to guide clinical practice. PEDro is produced by the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy at The George Institute for Global Health.
  • TRIP Database-Clinical Search Engine