EBP Spotlights

EBP Spotlight Archive

Below is a chronological listing of the subjects we have highlighted in the past on our Evidence-based Practice Spotlight. To view them, just click on the links below.

2016

Johnny Woodard, MSN, RN-BC - Optimizing Nicotine Replacement Therapy for the Inpatient Psychiatric Patient

Mary Downey, RN - Surgical Passport: Preparing Families for Pediatric Surgery

2013
Roxy Baumgartner, MS, RN, ANP-BC - Advanced Practice Provider Mentoring Pilot Project: End-of-Program Evaluation
Jie Deng, PhD, RN, OCN - Factors Associated with External and Internal Lymphedema in Patients with Head-and-Neck Cancer
Teresa Hobt-Bingham, MSN, RN - A Stressful Work Environment Causes Stress on the Trauma Team
Danett Guy, BSN, RN - Does the Exposure to Fluorescent Light Affect Serum Vitamin D 25-OH Level in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis?
Tony Smith, DNP, RN, ACNP, CCRN, CFRN, EMT-IV - Flight Paramedic to Flight Nurse: A Pilot Program
Julia Yao, BSN, RN - Pain Management Communication with Non-English Speaking Postpartum Patients
Martha Reeves, RN, BA, CCRN - Open vs. Closed Endotracheal Suctioning in Mechanically Ventilated Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure
Crystal Rice, BSN, RN - The Effects of Saline Flushes on Taste and Smell
Jessica Walker, BSN, RN - Sensory Room for De-Escalation in a Psychiatric Hospital

2012
Vicki Sandlin, MSN, RN, CCRP - Assessing Attitudes and Use of Evidence Among Nurse Managers
Traci Denton, RN, BA, CCRN - Nothing by Mouth: Eliminating Needless Deprivation in the Emergency Department
Kristen Swanson, RN, PhD, FAAN - Theory of Caring
Dean and Alumni Distinguished Professor - UNC Chapel Hill
Sondra Blount, BSN, RN - Preventing Violence in the Healthcare Setting
Elizabeth Card, RN, CPAN, CCRP - Assessing for Delirium in the PACU
Julia Triplett, RN, MSN, MBA - Electronic Photo Documentation to Manage Complex Wounds in Home Health