National Library of Medicine - Medical Subject Headings

2014 MeSH

MeSH Descriptor Data

Return to Entry Page

Standard View. Go to Concept ViewGo to Expanded Concept View

Evidence-Based Nursing
MeSH HeadingEvidence-Based Nursing
Tree NumberH02.249.875
Tree NumberH02.478.197
Scope NoteA way of providing nursing care that is guided by the integration of the best available scientific knowledge with nursing expertise. This approach requires nurses to critically assess relevant scientific data or research evidence, and to implement high-quality interventions for their nursing practice.
Entry TermNursing, Evidence-Based
See AlsoEvidence-Based Dentistry
See AlsoEvidence-Based Medicine
Allowable QualifiersCL EC ED ES HI IS LJ MA MT OG SN ST TD
Previous Indexing Evidence-Based Medicine (1996-2008)
Previous Indexing Nursing Care (1996-2008)
History Note2009
Date of Entry20140626
Unique IDD055318

MeSH Tree Structures

Health Occupations [H02]
   Evidence-Based Practice [H02.249]
Evidence-Based Dentistry [H02.249.500]
Evidence-Based Medicine [H02.249.750]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeEvidence-Based Nursing [H02.249.875]

Health Occupations [H02]
   Nursing [H02.478]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeEvidence-Based Nursing [H02.478.197]
Nursing Research [H02.478.395]  +
Nursing Theory [H02.478.408]
Specialties, Nursing [H02.478.676]  +

Return to Entry Page Link to NLM Cataloging Classification