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Nursing CAP Project Guide

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Get overview, statistics and background information on the diseases, conditions and pharmaceuticals in your assignment. Do this before searching for research articles.

Nursing Reference Center Plus


Use All Areas as the default Use words or short phrases from your assignment, such as diabetes

Use suggested terms as appropriate, such as diabetes mellitus type 2

Start here

Basic Info - Use the Refine Results

  • Quick Lessons
  • Evidence Based Care Sheets

Consider other areas as needed

  • Drugs

Cite, Print, Email, Save 

  • Do at least two!
  • do Not Bookmark!
  • Choose the APA citation style

Merck Manual Professional


  • Example: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Filter by Medical Topics, choose the Chronic Obstructive  Pulmonary Disease (COPD) article
  • Note the Epidemiology, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis and Patient Education sections

Use the Share Options

  • Email, Print, etc. options

Cite as a webpage


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