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1 Research Critiques and PICOT Statement Final Draft Research Critiques and PICOT Statement Final Draft Christiana Bona. Grand Canyon University October 31, 2019
2 Research Critiques and PICOT Statement Final Draft Both quantitative study and the qualitative study were guided by the PICOT question which was aimed at determining how the new practical approaches in the diagnosis and management are helpful in the reduction of obesity concerns in comparison to the reliance on the traditional approaches such as diet and exercise. The main nursing problem is that there is an increase in the reported cases of obesity, and this is because most of the treatment approaches being used in the treatment are involving the traditional ones. The traditional treatment approaches are concerned with the exercise activities and change in the diet since they are the key contributory factors to the increase in the rate of obesity. Lack of adequate aerobic exercise activity is believed to be leading to the low burning of the body calories. Therefore, the traditional treatment supports exercises to help in increasing the rate at which the calories in the body are being burned. However, this intervention is not working effectively towards the reduction of obesity cases. Poor diet and lifestyle choices such as eating large amounts of processed or fast foods which contain high sugar and fat content increase the risk of developing obesity. Drinking too much alcohol which contains a lot of calories means that those who drink heavily have an increased level of calories thus making them overweight and this exposes them to the risk of developing obesity. Even though the traditional approaches might be based on the evidence-based approach of addressing the issue of obesity, it simply looks at the aspects of diet and exercise activities in the diagnosis and management process of obesity. The traditional treatment management and diagnosis of obesity are not considering other factors that lead to or elevates the symptoms of obesity. Therefore, this makes it to be considered as a non-effective approach which can only work well towards management of obesity if it is combined with other diagnosis and obesity management approaches which consider the aspects of psychological well-being and the action
3 Research Critiques and PICOT Statement Final Draft of the community as part of the key factors which affects the full recovery of the patients with obesity.

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