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HSE Library: ebooks: Joanna Briggs Institute

This guide will outline the various ebooks that HSE staff have access to and where to access them.

Joanna Briggs Institute


Suitable for: Health Researchers

N.B. These ebooks are for HSE East colleagues only.

The Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) is one of the premier evidence-based practice organisations in the world. It has developed an evidence-based practice model that is considered a benchmark in the healthcare industry. This book series of 24 titles provides you with the tools you need to:

- Understand the JBI model of evidence-based healthcare
- Appraise qualitative and quantitative research
- Appraise evidence from intervention and diagnostic accuracy studies
- Learn ways to minimise risks from adverse events

Below are links to the ebooks. If your browser has remembered your OpenAthens credentials, you will go straight to the book. If asked to log in, enter your OpenAthens username and password and you will then be directed straight to that book. You can register for an OpenAthens account here.

Can-Implement©: Planning for Best-Practice Implementation
Clinical Wisdom and Evidence-Based Healthcare
Comparison of Meta-Aggregation and Meta-Ethnography as Qualitative Review Methods
Critically Appraising Evidence for Healthcare
Guideline Adaptation: Conducting Systematic, Exhaustive, and Reproducible Searches
Historical Emergence of Qualitative Synthesis
Implementing Evidence Using an Action Research Framework
International Collaboration in Translational Health Science
Knowledge Translation in Healthcare
Public Engagement in Translating Knowledge to Action
Stakeholder Engagement: The Role of Tacit Knowledge and Value Statements in Translation Science
Statistics for Systematic Review Authors
Synthesis of Prevalence and Incidence Data
Synthesizing Descriptive Evidence
Synthesizing Economic Evidence
Synthesizing Evidence from Narrative, Text and Opinion
Synthesizing Evidence of Diagnostic Accuracy
Synthesizing Evidence of Harm
Synthesizing Evidence of Risk
Synthesizing Qualitative Evidence
Synthesizing Quantitative Evidence
Translation Science and The JBI Model of Evidence-Based Healthcare
Turning Knowledge into Action: Practical Guidance on How to Do Integrated Knowledge Translation Research

These books have all been catalogued and are available to search from our book catalogue. A link to all Joanna Briggs Institute ebooks can be found here.

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