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NS 3807 Nursing Research
University of Missouri Saint Louis
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PICOT question: In middle-aged patients who have had a myocardial infarction in the past, how
What are the elements of good clinical judgement? Include the concepts of best evidence, nursing practice
and patient implication in your response.
Clinical judgment is defined as when a care provider can decide what is the best action or
decision to make
How do you assess the validity of a quantitative research study? Include a discussion of bias
and subject assignment as part of your response.
According to Melnyk and Fineout-Overholt, the validity of a study refers to whether the
results of the study wer
Identify the change process in the Iowa Model of Evidence-Based Practice to Promote Quality
Care. Include a brief description of each element of the model including practice triggers or
question identification, prioritization of topics, team development a
Discussion Board Assignment 1
1. Describe how a nurse in your clinical setting would seek clinical evidence.
The best way a nurse in my clinical setting would seek clinical evidence is by searching a
database system. A few examples of databases that are o
Discussion Board 2
1. How does evidence-based practice affect your clinical decision making?
Evidence-based practice is the basis of clinical decision making. In the past, clinical decisions were
made based on logic, traditions, and conclusions made from