The Integrated Clinical Teaching Methods with EBN on Literature Searching Skill, EBN Skills, EBN Attitude, and Nursing Practice in Maternal and Newborn Nursing and Midwifery of Nursing Students

การบูรณาการการสอนภาคปฏิบัติด้วยการใช้หลักฐานเชิงประจักษ์ทางการพยาบาล ที่มีต่อทักษะการสืบค้นวรรณกรรม ทักษะการใช้หลักฐานเชิงประจักษ์ ทัศนคติต่อการใช้หลักฐานเชิงประจักษ์ และทักษะการปฏิบัติการพยาบาลมารดาทารกและการผดุงครรภ์สำหรับนักศึกษาพยาบาล

  • Supannee Kanhadilok Bromarajonani College of Nursing Phraputthabat
  • Treechada Punsumreung Bromarajonani College of Nursing Phraputthabat
  • Siriwan Pookpan Bromarajonani College of Nursing Phraputthabat
Keywords: Literacy Searching, Evidence Based Nursing, Nursing Practice, Integrated Clinical Teaching Method, Attitude toward Evidence Based Nursing




This study was a quasi-experimental research for one group with a pretest and posttest design in clinical practice. This study aimed to compare literature searching skills, evidence based practice skills, attitude toward evidence based nursing, and nursing practice in maternal and newborn nursing between after and before Integrated clinical teaching methods with evidence based nursing. The participants were 90 third year nursing students. They were assigned to practice at a prenatal clinic, labor and delivery room, and postpartum ward for total of eight weeks. Clinical teaching methods were practiced in real clinical settings and integrated using evidence based nursing. Students assessed the patient, asked the paroblem, acquired the evidence, acquired critically appraisal the evidence, and applied and evaluated the evidences.The instruments consisted of a literature searching skill questionaire, evidence based nurrsing skill questionaire, attitude of using evidence based nursing questionaire, and nursing practice skill in maternal newborn nursing and midwifery questionaire. The content validity was qualified by experts and the reliability of the instruments were 0.79, 0.83 ,0.62 and 0.91 respectively. The data were analyzed using descriptive statistics and a pair t-test.


The results showed that after integreting EBN in nursing practice, there were significant increases in mean of literacy searching skills from 2.10 to 3.36, at the level of significant of 0.001 ,mean of evidence based nursing skills from 2.10 to 3.42 at the level of significant of 0.001. ,mean

of nursing practice skills also increased from 2.77 to 3.43 at the level of significant of 0.001. However, mean of attitude toward evidence based nursing significantly decreased from 3.08 to 2.77, at the level of significant of 0.001.


Conclusion:  integrated clinical teaching method with evidence based nursing improved literacy searching skills, evidence based nursing skills, and nursing practice in the third year nursing students, but did not significantly enhance attitude toward evidence based nursing.


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