Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, a peer-reviewed, evidence-based nursing journal, is a primary source of information to improve patient care. Each bimonthly issue contains knowledge synthesis and original articles with best practice applications, recommendations for clinical practice, nursing education, administration, and public healthcare policy.

Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is presented as a benefit to all STTI members. Current and back issues can be read online and on mobile devices via the WVN Apple app (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) and Android app (all Android phones and tablets).

Impact Factor: 2.143
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2017: 8/118 (Nursing (Science)) 
Online ISSN: 1741-6787

Your resource for evidence-based nursing (EBN) knowledge!


Nurse-Led Interventions for Hypertension: A Scoping Review With Implications for Evidence-Based Practice
Lori A. Spies RN, PhD, NP-C; Susan Gerding Bader MLS; Jackline G. Opollo RN, PhD, MSN, MPH, NEA-BC; Jennifer Gray RN, PhD, FAAN
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Transforming Care to Evidence-Based Practice With Scripted Messages: An Improvement Project for Pain Management in Outpatient Surgical Patients
Lanell M. Bellury RN, PhD, AOCNS, OCN; Karen Mullinax RN, MN, CNOR, CNM; Judi Mozingo RN, BSN, CNOR; Berta Dantzler RN, BSN, CCRN; Nancy McGee RN, BSN
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Musculoskeletal Pain and Headache in the Active Duty Military Population: An Integrative Review
Christine E. Bader RN, PhD; Nicholas A. Giordano RN, PhD; Catherine C. McDonald RN, PhD, FAAN; Salimah H. Meghani RN, PhD, MBE, FAAN; Rosemary C. Polomano RN, PhD, FAAN
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Evaluating the Impact of EBP Education: Development of a Modified Fresno Test for Acute Care Nursing (with CNE)
Margo A. Halm PhD, RN, NEA-BC
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Worldviews is pleased to offer readers the opportunity to earn credit for its continuing education articles by taking the post-test here. Free for Sigma members!


Seventy Years of RN Effectiveness: A Database Development Project to Inform Best Practice
Zainab Lulat RN, MN; Julie Blain-McLeod RN, BScN, MA; Doris Grinspun RN, MSN, PhD, LLD(hon), O.ONT.; Tasha- Penney RN, MN; Anastasia Harripaul-Yhap RN, MScA; Michelle Rey MSc, PhD
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Building Capacity for Evidence-Based Practice: Understanding How Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) Source Knowledge
Leah Phillips BA(Hons), MA, PhD; Melanie Neumeier RN, BScN, MN
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Effects of Swaddled and Sponge Bathing Methods on Signs of Stress and Pain in Premature Newborns: Implications for Evidence-Based Practice
Sibel Serap Ceylan RN, PhD; Bahire Bolւşւk PhD
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Media, Technology Use, and Attitudes: Associations With Physical and Mental Well-Being in Youth With Implications for Evidence-Based Practice
Nadine Zeeni PhD; Rita Doumit RN, MPH, PhD; Joelle Abi Kharma MS, LD; Maria-Jose Sanchez-Ruiz PhD
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The Impact of Prepregnancy Body Mass Index and Gestational Weight Gain on Perinatal Outcomes for Women With Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
Yi-Ling Chiou MSN, RN; Chich-Hsiu Hung PhD, RN; Hsiu-Yun Liao MSN, RN
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Tele Talks: Nurse-Led Discussions Regarding Need and Duration of Cardiac Telemetry May Impact Alarm Fatigue, Empower Nurses, and Reduce Cost
Inga M. Zadvinskis PhD, RN; Kelli Schweitzer MSN, BC, RN; Tristan Murry BSN, RN; Teresa Wood PhD, NEA-BC, RN
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Visit the all-new JNS and Worldviews
Wiley has completely redesigned and relaunched their Online Library, and we invite you to visit the all-new JNS and Worldviews pages. We'll be tweaking and improving the new website in the coming weeks and months, so check back often to see what's new!

Worldviews increased its Impact Factor to 2.103, is among the top nursing journals
In the 2016 Journal Citation Reports® published by Thomson Reuters, Worldviews increased its impact factor to 2.103 and is ranked eleventh among nursing journals (ISI 2016)!

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