Evidence-based practice for the busy nurse practitioner: Part three: Critical appraisal process
Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 07/16/2012
Facchiano L et al. – Critical appraisal skills can assist NPs in interpreting available research, determining its validity reliability, and applicability to their clinical practice. Similarities in the critical appraisal process center around determining a study's reliability, validity, and applicability to the client(s) in question, while the differences exist in the clinical measurements used within specific research designs.