Evidence-based practice (EBP) refers to the attempt to apply the standards of evidence from medical research to clinical decision-making and other aspects of practice.
You can find a much more thorough explanation at Oxford University's Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine.
Click on the image above to access a tutorial about EBP from the library at Duke University.
Quick Search in Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews:
List of evidence-based practice resources available either through Library Services or freely available on the web: