Problem Identification and Description Using PICOT Format.
Problem Identification and Description Using PICOT Format
Problem Identification and Description Using PICOT Format: Identify and describe the problem in clear and concise language. Describe the significance of the evidence-based project that can be implemented in the selected setting to the nursing profession. Give a clear and explicit statement of the problem and target population as well the background of the specific problem relative to the clinic or hospital setting.
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PICOT stands for:
Population/Patient Problem: Who is your patient?
Intervention: What do you plan to do for the patient?
Comparison: What is the alternative to your plan?
Outcome: What outcome do you seek?
Time: What is the time frame?
The paper should be at least three pages in length, not including the cover or reference pages.