Evaluation Table assignment. Evaluation Table assignment
In nursing practice, accurate identification and usage of
research is essential to achieving successful outcomes. Being able to
articulate the information and successfully summarize relevant peer-reviewed
articles in a scholarly fashion helps to support the student’s ability and
confidence to further develop and synthesize the progressively more complex
assignments that constitute the components of the course change proposal
For this assignment, the student will provide a synopsis of
15 peer-reviewed articles from nursing journals using an evaluation table that
determines the level and strength of evidence for each of the 15 articles. The
articles should be current within the last 5 years and closely relate to the
PICOT statement you developed earlier in this topic. Appropriate resources to
include involve quantitative research, descriptive analyses, longitudinal
studies, or meta-analysis articles. A systematic review may be used to provide
background information for the purpose or problem identified in the proposed
While APA format is not required for the body of this
assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and
references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be
found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric
prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for
You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.
Portfolio Practice Hours
Students will track their practice hours throughout the
course via the Practice Hours Completion Statement provided in this assignment.
Complete the following statement in a Word document and
submit it to the instructor via the individual forum in LoudCloud.
Practice Hours Completion Statement NRS-490
I, (INSERT NAME), verify that I have completed (NUMBER OF)
practice hours in association with the goals and objectives for this course. I
also verify that all required course approvals are in place from my faculty and