evidence based research 1

Last Updated on 08/08/2021 by Sophia

  • Form a quantitative/PICOT and qualitative version of the research question : The correlation between smoking (cigarettes)and second hand smoking and lung cancer
  • compare and contrast the difference between quantitative and qualitative research.
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Refer to the Example of Quantitative/PICOT research question

PICOT is composed of patient population, intervention of interest, comparison intervention, outcome and time frame (Melnyk & Fineout-Overholt, 2010).

POPULATION: Hospitalized patients.
INTERVENTION: Bedside shift report.
COMPARISON: Bedside shift report vs. traditional private verbal report.
OUTCOMES: Patient safety and satisfaction.
TIME: 6 months

PICO Question:In an adult telemetry unit at Banner Boswell Memorial Hospital, does bedside shift report promote patient safety and improve patient satisfaction survey compared to traditional private verbal report within the six months period of time?