Promoting the utilization of science in healthcare (PUSH) project: A description of the perceived barriers and facilitators to research utilization among pediatric nurses

Genieveve J. Cline, Kristina J. Burger, Ernest Amankwah, Neil Goldenberg, Sharon R. Ghazarian

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Abstract

The purpose of this descriptive study was to identify the perceived barriers and facilitators to research utilization and evidence-based practice among nurses employed in a tertiary care children"s hospital. Results revealed seven facilitator and six barrier themes that contribute to the understanding of the problem. The themes can be utilized by nursing professional development specialists to customize organizational infrastructure and educational programs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)113-119
Number of pages7
JournalJournal for nurses in professional development
Volume33
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Leadership and Management
  • Education
  • Fundamentals and skills
  • Review and Exam Preparation

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