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August 29, 2018

Signs and symptoms of the disease

description of disease (patho, etiology, congenital or acquired) 2. Signs and symptoms of the disease 3. Vital signs, labs, & x-ray, MRI, etc 4. Dietary considerations […]
August 29, 2018

Select an appropriate peer-reviewed original research article within last five years (you may select the topic)

This assignment is designed to help you become critical consumers of evidence based nursing research. For this assignment you are asked to critically evaluate either a […]
August 29, 2018

Instructions: This checklist is designed to help students organize the weekly exercises/assignments to be completed as preparation for the final, capstone project proposal. This checklist will also serve as a communication tool between students and faculty. Comments, feedback and grading for modules 1-4 will be documented using this checklist. Topic Task Completed Comments/Feedback Points Identifying a Problem • Explains setting and/or context in which nursing problem is observed. _____ / 10 • Detailed description of problem, issue, or educational deficit provided. _____ / 10 • Impact of problem on work environment and patient outcomes described. _____ / 5 • Significance to nursing profession discussed. _____ / 5 • Solution to the problem identified. _____ / 10 Total _____ / 40 Developing a Question • Identified components of PICOT: P – Population of Focus I – Intervention C – Comparison O – Outcome T-Time _____ / 30 • Developed PICO question/statement. _____ / 10 • Total _____ / 40 Selecting Sources of Literature • Rapid Appraisal Performed (see below) on a minimum of 15 peer-reviewed articles. _____ / 100 • Total _____ / 100 Rapid Appraisal Perform a rapid appraisal of each article by answering the following questions (one to two sentences are sufficient to answer each question): 1) How does each article describe the nature of the problem, issue, or deficit you have identified? 2) Does each article provide statistical information to demonstrate the gravity of the issue, problem, or deficit? 3) Example(s): morbidity, mortality, rate of incidence or rate of occurrence in the general population. 4) Does each article support your proposed change?

Instructions: This checklist is designed to help students organize the weekly exercises/assignments to be completed as preparation for the final, capstone project proposal. This checklist will […]
August 29, 2018

research paper from the list below and to undertake a review of this paper. The review should include a brief introduction and description of the research study.

Assessment 1b requires you to select ONE published research paper from the list below and to undertake a review of this paper. The review should include […]