Substance Use Education in Schools of Nursing: A Systematic Review of the Literature.

Journal Article (Systematic Review;Review;Journal Article)

The authors systematically reviewed the nursing literature for articles describing substance use disorders (SUDs) education in schools of nursing. Five literature databases were searched, producing 3107 retrieved articles, of which 12 were included in this review. A Medical Education Research Study Quality Instrument score was calculated for each study. The included studies demonstrated that teaching nursing students about SUDs produced a positive impact on their attitudes, knowledge, and skills.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Smothers, Z; Reynolds, V; McEachern, M; Derouin, AL; Carter, BM; Muzyk, A

Published Date

  • May 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 43 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 136 - 139

PubMed ID

  • 28858952

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1538-9855

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0363-3624

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/nne.0000000000000449


  • eng