{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Module 1: Introduction to Evidence-Based Health Care and the Systematic Review of Evidence

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The JBI Comprehensive Systematic Review Programs are designed to prepare researchers and clinicians to develop, conduct, and report comprehensive systematic reviews of evidence following the Joanna Briggs Institute approach and using the Joanna Briggs Institute SUMARI software. Learn how to conduct systematic reviews of qualitative and quantitative evidence.

It is suggested that these CE activities be taken together and in sequence. They can be completed independent of each other depending on your research needs or area of interest.

Purpose of Activity

To develop a comprehensive understanding of how to conduct systematic reviews of qualitative and quantitative evidence.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the origins and development of evidence-based healthcare.
  2. Critique the role of evidence in contemporary health care practice.
  3. Describe and discuss the systematic review process.
  4. Develop a systematic review protocol.
Price: $137.50


  • ANCC 6.0 CH
  • DC - BON 6.0 CH
  • FL - BON 6.0 CH
  • GA - BON 6.0 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JBICSR1
Published: Nov 2015
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 16/20 (80%)
Authors: Zoe Jordan, BA, MA, PhD; Zachary Munn, PhD, GDHSc, BMedRad(NucMed); Craig Lockwood, RN, BN, GradDip, MNSc, PhD; Edoardo Aromataris, PhD, BSc(Hons)