Subjects: Nursing
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Nursing Code of Ethics

The Code of Ethics for Nurses was developed as a guide for carrying out nursing responsibilities in a manner consistent with quality in nursing care and the ethical obligations of the profession.

AMA Code of Ethics

This site contains resources and information about medical ethics from the American Medical Association. Nursing students may be interested in their "Virtual Mentor" which is an interactive forum dealing with ethical and professional issues.

Library Support for the Department of Nursing

The Scarborough Library supports the BSN, RN to BSN, and the DNP programs at Shepherd University by providing essential resources to begin your research in Nursing.  These items are included in this Research Guide.

Evidence Based Practice

Evidence-based practice

Evidence-based medicine is the "conscientious, explicit and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients" Sackett, DL, Rosenberg WM, Gray JA, et al. BMJ. 1996 312(7023):71-2.

Coordinator of References Services

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Rhonda Donaldson
Scarborough Library

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