The evidence-based practice movement has brought increasing attention to the role of empirically based interventions within social service practice, however, effective methods of research dissemination and utilization have received relatively little attention. Nurs Clin North Am. Professionals in all disciplines are challenged by the proliferation of new knowledge. Describe one internal and one external method for the dissemination of your EBP project results. For example, an internal method may be the hospital board, and an external method may be a professional nursing organization. 1. Social service practitioners and researchers have long been aware of the gap between research and practice. Author information: (1)Department of Nursing Research and Education, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA. It is designed to help you to plan your dissemination and give your research every chance of being used. Successful Dissemination Strategies: A Practical Approach to Effective Dissemination of Research Findings January 13, 2010 Multi-Grantee Open Forum #1 This guide is for researchers who are applying for funding or have research in progress. Cronenwett LR(1). 1995 Sep;30(3):429-38. Effective methods for disseminating research findings to nurses in practice.