To complete both the literature review article appraisal and the final research/EBP paper, the student must read at least how many research articles?
_______ 2. Discussion posts (initial and replies) should be “substantive.” Which would NOT meet the criteria for substantive?
A. Current events
B. Opinion without supportive material
C. References to literature
D. Nursing theories applied to the topic
3. Per the syllabus, what percentage of your grade is based on each activity?
_______ Weekly online activities (discussion boards, worksheets, quizzes, etc.)
_______ Ethics in research – video and response
_______ Literature search plus critical evaluation of 3 articles
_______ Research/EBP paper
_______ Mid-term exam
_______ Final exam
Research Article: Aktas, et al. 2018, on special gowns and nature-based sounds:
_______ 4. How would you describe this article?
A. Case study
C. Evidence-based practice
_______ 5. How many subjects were enrolled in the study?
_______ 6. Into how many groups did the researchers divide the subjects?
_______________ 7. What were the researchers measuring to see if special gowns and/or nature-based sounds made a difference?
______________ 8. In what country was this research conducted?
EBP Care Sheet – Wandering
__________ 9. What percent of persons with dementia wander at some point?
__________ 10. What is the strength of evidence code for the reference for this statement: “Wandering is significantly associated with aggression, disinhibition, depression, and delusions(9).”
_____ & _____ 11. What are the reference numbers for the two articles with the highest strength of evidence in this report?
12. What practice is so important that it was written in red?