Keeping up to date with current evidence and literature is part of your responsibility and a requirement of your regulator - either the NMC or HPC. Use the references in this unit, and also remember that The Knowledge Network is an excellent source of information and a site where you can share knowledge with peers.
Here are the references used in the Research for Practice Unit should you wish to follow up the articles. They are all available as full text through the The Knowledge Network, or by using the links. Remember that you need to use your Athens ID to login, if you don't have an Athens login contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Griffiths, F. (2010). Research Methods for Healthcare Practice. London: Sage. This reference is available from Google Books.
Parkin C, Bullock I.(2005). Evidence-based health care: development and audit of a clinical standard for research and its impact on an NHS trust. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 14(4):418-25. Scottish Government (2010). NHSScotland Healthcare Quality Strategy. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/311667/0098354.pdf (accessed 22.2.12)
Steele-Moses, SK. (2009). Evidence-based practice. Developing a journal club at your institution. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing. 13(1): 109-12.