Johns Hopkins Nursing Non-Research Appraisal tool
Description The purpose of this assignment is to provide the graduate nursing student opportunity to practice reading and critiquing research articles for application to an evidence-based practice. (All articles to be used are attached) Critique will require a two-three page written analysis of the article. The paper should include: Introduction – Article topic/focus – Author(s) – Aim of assignment Critique of Article The article critique should be a methodological review specific to type of article (for example, qualitative or quantitative). The analysis must be two to three pages and detailed using the text and resources. The content of the review should also include: 1. Ethical review 2. Analysis of findings 3. Limitations 4. Discussion 5. Application (translation) to practice specialty 6. Future implications In addition, students must complete the Johns Hopkins Research Appraisal Tool that is applicable to the type of study design (qualitative, quantitative or non-research evidence) for the week. (Attached below) Non-research appraisal: Guideline or Systematic Review Select a guideline or systematic review article from the Week 4 list (attached). Write a two-three (2-3) page critique of the article in a Word Doc integrating your course readings. Be sure to include a citation for your article using APA (paper format is above). ** Complete the Johns Hopkins Non-research evidence review document (attached)
Review the Institute of Medicine’s 2010 report “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health.” Write a 750-1,000 word paper discussing the influence of the IOM report on nursing practice. Include the following: Summarize the four messages outlined in the IOM report and explain why these are significant to nursing practice. Discuss the direct influence the IOM report has on nursing education and nursing leadership. Describe the benefits and opportunities for BSN-prepared nurses. Explain why it is important that a nurse’s role and education evolve to meet the needs of an aging and increasingly diverse population. Discuss the significance of professional development, or lifelong learning, and its relevance in caring for diverse populations across the life span and within the health-illness continuum. Discuss how nurses can assist in effectively managing patient care within an evolving health care system. Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required. This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.