20. Advanced Nursing Practice Roles.
- Evidence: More than 10 studies show equivalent patient outcomes when care is provided by APRN or MD for certain services
- Includes two Cochrane reviews.
- Randomized clinical trial published in JAMA.
- Office of Technology Assessment.
- No studies show care is better in states that do not allow APRNs to practice to full extent of education and training.
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