Thesis Statement: Evidence based practice refers to any practice that depends on scientific as well
as mathematical evidence to come up with strong deductive or inductive arguments that enhances
decision-making. the evidence practice under discussion is infection control.
Benefits of infection control
Running head: EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE
The nursing profession has been changing in the last couple of decades. Back in the 1960s,
nursing became an applied science. In the 1990s, it becomes clear that producing new knowledge
was not sufficient. It is essential to transform knowledge into clinically useful forms for it to be
effective. The Future of Nursing report (IOM 2011a) goes into detail about bringing together
quality, knowledge and new jobs in nursing. This has made a must for nurses to use evidencebased practice in their profession. Evidence-based practice refers to any practice that depends on
scientific as well as mathematical evidence to come up with strong deductive or inductive
arguments that enhance decision-making. The evidence-practice under discussion is infection
Benefits of Infection Control
Leads to the highest quality care and patient outcomes
It is essential that healthcare professionals can...
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