NRS 433V WEEK 1 DQ 1 NURSING AND MEDICAL PROBLEM AND PICOT - PICOT is utilized by the health care community to identify and study a nursing or

NRS 433V WEEK 1 DQ 1 NURSING AND MEDICAL PROBLEM AND PICOT

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PICOT is utilized by the health care community to identify and study a nursing or medical practice problem. Consequently, PICOT examples that may provide insight into the use of the PICOT process, may not be relevant to nursing practice as they are based on a medical practice problem. Describe the difference between a nursing practice problem and a medical practice problem. Provide one example of each. Discuss why is it important to ensure your PICOT is based on a nursing practice problem. Nursing practice aim at prevention of diseases, alleviation of suffering and promotion of health. Nursing problems are focus on the actual and potential problems. Also nursing problems centers on the holistic being, as it shows the physical, psychosocial, cultural, economic, and even spiritual aspect of the individual, family or community. On the other hand medical problems centers on the diseases and illness pathology. Medical problem is stated off the clinical signs and symptoms manifested by the patient. While the nurse

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