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Nursing and Nurse Practitioners


Clinical Practice Guidelines are systematically developed statements to assist practitioner and patient decisions about appropriate care. Guidelines can be found in the following ways:

Check out the Clinical guidelines libguide to learn more.

Canadian organizations

International organizations



You can limit your results to practice guidelines. Before you type in the search query, on the search screen:

  • under the search options box, find
  • limit your results box, then
  • in the Publication Type box, select Practice Guidelines, then click on search


Use the article type "Practice Guidelineline" filter to limit your result list to guidelines.


Type in your search query, on the results page under filter results, click guidelines to limit results to just clinical practice guidelines.

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