Evidence Based Practice and Applied Nursing Research
Healthcare problem (Avoid Hand washing, hand Hygiene, vaccinations and CAUTI as topics)
Significance of the problem
Current practice related to the problem
Impact of the problem and/or patient’s cultural background
The patient is impacted by this problem by __________________.
Research and Non-Research Evidence
Note: Please do not use the same primary author for more than two articles. Articles must not be more than five years old.
In this section, you should have 4 paragraphs, one for each article discussed
The first research article …(Summarize)…(use an intext citation). The second research article ______…(Summarize)…(use an intext citation)
The first non-research article——…(Summarize)…(use an intext citation ——-The second non-research article….…(Summarize)…(use an intext citation)
Evidence Matrix – See attachment
Intervention for Recommended Practice Change
You can use one sentence each to accomplish this section.
* Ex. – Johnson, 2015 noted that hourly rounding does reduce patient falls.
Must use an in-text citation where article can be matched to matrix and your sources page.
and they are involved in the practice change by ___________________. The third key stakeholder is ______________ and they are involved in the practice change by _________.
Strategies for Barriers
Indicator to Measure Outcome
* One thing that would prove that my recommended practice change is effective would be to show a (reduction, increase, decrease) in _____________. (the Outcome in your PICO).