Week 3 Forum: Evidence-based practice Topic – Clinical Practice Guidelines

Week 3 Forum: Evidence-based practice Topic – Clinical Practice Guidelines

250 words post for class discussion Describe a Clinical Practice Guideline in your workplace or one that is related to an area of your clinical interest (Examples: 1. sentinel lymph biopsy in early breast cancer, 2. cardioversion for atrial fibrillation 3. venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in hospital patients). Discuss the research and evidence that contributed to the formation of this guideline. How current is the Practice Guideline?