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NUR 3000 Introduction to Professional Nursing

Steps to Success

1. Find Evidence-Based Research

Find historical context, interventions, and demographic data using the Healthy People 2020 links.

2. Find Relevant Literature

Search in library databases to find scholarly articles about factors that influence the healthcare delivery and nursing practice related to your topic.  You may use interdisciplinary sources that cover socio-cultural, legal, political, and economic factors.

3. Analyze the Role of the Nurse

Find examples of nursing interventions from the evidence-based research and relevant literature.

4. Cite Your Sources

Use APA format to cite your sources.  See the links on this page for help with citations or the Citation Managers guide. 

Healthy People 2020

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