Best Practices: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants?. Ronnie Detrich Wing Institute. Characteristics of Best Practice Guidelines. Validated evidence-based interventions inform practitioners about which interventions to use. Very specific set of statements about a specific intervention.
Best Practices: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants?
At least three approaches:
Bridges the research to practice gap.
Adds details to validated evidence-based practices.
Provides guidance in absence of validated interventions.
Recommendations are generally broad.
Only as good as the process for developing the recommendations.
The “gold standard” is recent innovation.
Has not been universally adopted.