Ow can the Nurses collaborate to prevent and manage Pressure ulcers (bed Sore)?

Topic: How can the Nurses collaborate to Prevent and manage pressure ulcers (bed sores)?

Directions

a ? Select five nursing research reports from an online database relating to the selected research clinical issue.
a 9 One report must be a qualitative report, one must be a quantitative report, and the rest can be either.
a ? In a paper of five pages, one for each research report, present a summary of each using the table format presented below, which can be cut and pasted as needed, or downloaded from Course Documents.
a 9 A reference page is not required, since references for each article will be cited in the table.

Sample Table
Title of research article Use APA format for title:
Struthers, S. (2008). Nurse staffing and quality. Journal of Critical Care Quality, 23(3), 1-31.
Type of research study Qualitative
Purpose of study Example: The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of nurse staffing and organizational support for nursing care on: a) nursesa dissatisfaction with their jobs, b) nurse burnout, c) quality of patient care, d) patient satisfaction, and e) nurse errors.
Note: Also include a brief summary that addresses the reasons the author(s) give of why this study was done.
Methods/sample Example: This was a descriptive method using a survey tool. The sample was comprised of 30 nurses from three states.
Results Example: Dissatisfaction, nurse burnout, and concern about the quality of patient care being given was a common theme of the nurses surveyed.
[Report the results of the study, statistics used, conclusions]
Limitations There were a limited number of participants in the sample.
Conclusions The themes of dissatisfaction, burnout, and concern for rendering quality care require further investigation as to their relationship to the quality of nursing care provided.


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Guidelines for Research Utilization Project Overview

The utilization of research findings in nursing practice is an important component of the nursing profession. The research utilization project has 3 parts:

a ? The identification of a researchable problem identified from your area of nursing practice.
a ? Aggregating and reporting nursing research from reports and articles.
a ? Summary of utilization for nursing practice.


Guidelines for Research Utilization Project: Part 2 Aggregating and Reporting Nursing Research

This part of the project is worth 10 % of the grade. In part 2, the student will investigate the nursing literature on the problem area identified. Select and print 5 nursing research reports from an online data base relating to the area of study. One report must be a qualitative report, one must be a quantitative report, and the rest can be either. Read and summarize your research reports using the format presented below. You may copy and past this table into your documents. This paper will be no more than 5 pages: One page maximum for each research report. A reference page is not required, since you will cite the reference of each article .

Sample:

Title of research article Use APA format for title:
Struthers, S. (2008). Nurse staffing and quality. Journal of Critical Care Quality, 23(3), 1-31.
Type of research study Qualitative
Purpose of study Example: To examine the effect of nurse staffing and organizational support for nursing care on nursea dissatisfaction with their jobs, burnout, quality, patient and nurse errors. Also: Include all items that answer the question why was this study done.
Methods/sample Example: Descriptive method, using a survey tool, 30 nurses from 3 states

Results Example: Dissatisfaction, burnout, and concern about quality of patient care was a common theme of the nurses survey in the study
Report the results of the study, statistics used, conclusions
Limitations A limited number of participants in the sample.
Conclusions Themes of dissatisfaction, burnout and concern require further investigation and research to link to quality of care.