Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Evidence-based practice and the information and communication revolution
Chapter 3 When do I need to use evidence in my practice?
Chapter 4 What are the different types of research and how do they help us answer different questions?
Chapter 5 How do I find relevant evidence to support my practice and learning?
Chapter 6 How do I know if the evidence is convincing and useful?
Chapter 7 How to implement evidence-based practice
Helen Aveyard is a Senior Lecturer at Oxford Brookes University, UK. She leads academic courses in research and evidence-based practice and has written various undergraduate and postgraduate textbooks on research methods including Doing a Literature Review in Health and Social Care which has sold over 50,000 copies worldwide. Pam Sharp is a Senior Lecturer at Oxford Brookes University and has led a variety of modules on evidence-based practice and nursing. She is part of the `flying faculty' teaching research and critical appraisal in Hong Kong. She is co-author of A Beginner's Guide to Critical Thinking and Writing in Health and Social Care, 2nd Edition with Helen Aveyard and Mary Woolliams.