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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a study done to determine to what extent RNs in an acute care multihospital system used research findings in their practice; what types of knowledge they used; and what personal, professional, and organizational factors enhanced or hindered their research utilization.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. recognize the types of knowledge that nurses use in their practice.
  2. identify factors that enhance or hinder nurses' use of research.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: AJN0914A
Published: Sep 2014
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/17 (70%)
Authors: Linda H. Yoder, PhD, MBA, RN, AOCN, FAAN; Debra Kirkley, PhD, RN; D. Curk McFall, MSN, RN; Kenn M. Kirksey, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FAAN; Angela L. StalBaum, MSN, RN; Diana Sellers, MSN, RN