•Consider whether the best practices in the article you selected should be used in clinical practice.
To complete: Write a 2- to 3-page paper that addresses the following:
•Describe the disorder you selected from the Women’s Health Initiative study.
•Explain the current best practices for assessing and managing this disorder as suggested in the research article you selected.
•Compare the best practices presented in the WHI study to the current best practices presented in the article. Explain how the differences in best practices might impact women’s health.
•Explain whether you think the current best practices in the article you selected should be used in clinical practice. Support your position with evidence-based research. Note: The School of Nursing requires that all papers submitted include a title page, introduction, summary, and references.
Women’s Health Initiative
The Women’s Health Initiative
) is a long-term national health study
focused on strategies for preventing heart disease
, breast and colorectal cancer, and osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women. Launched in 1993, the WHI
enrolled 161,808 women aged 50-79 into one or more randomized Clinical Trials (CT), …
Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) | National Heart, Lung, and Blood …
May 5, 2014 – What is
the goal of the WHI
? The Women’s Health Initiative
), sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), is a long-term national health study
that focuses on strategies for preventing heart disease
, breast and colorectal cancer, and osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.
Tharpe, N. L., Farley, C., & Jordan, R. G. (2017). Clinical practice guidelines for midwifery & women’s health
(5th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Publishers.
· Chapter 8, “Primary Care in Women’s Health” (pp. 457-616)
This chapter explores health promotion and disease prevention in women’s health. It also describes the presentation, assessment, diagnosis, and management of various systemic conditions, including cardiovascular and neurologic conditions.
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