Science and Practice Aligned Within Nursing (SPAWN) is an innovative method developed to guide the implementation of evidence-based practice (EBP) by oncology nurses in direct patient care settings. Science and Practice Aligned Within Nursing actualizes and addresses the important and essential practice component of EBP in oncology nursing. This article describes the development of SPAWN infrastructure, phases of the process, implementation, outcome evaluation, key insights, and lessons learned.
Author Affiliations: Clinical Inquiry Specialist (Drs Boucher and Underhill and Ms Roper); Director (Dr Berry), The Phyllis F. Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care Services, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.
The authors declare no conflicts of interest.
Correspondence: Dr Boucher, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, The Phyllis F. Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care Services, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 ( firstname.lastname@example.org).