What questions have you thought about in a particular area of care such as a procedure or policy?

What questions have you thought about in a particular area of care such as a procedure or policy?

Consider a recent clinical experience in which you were providing care for a patient.

Determine the extent to which the care that you provided was based on evidence and research findings or

supported only by your organization’s standard procedures. How do you know if the tasks were based on

research?

What questions have you thought about in a particular area of care such as a procedure or policy?

Clinical Question Anatomy & examples of PICOT questions

Formulate your background questions and PICOT question.

Reflect on the barriers that might inhibit the implementation of evidence-based practice in your clinical

environment.

Review the article “Adopting Evidence-Based Practice in Clinical Decision Making” in this week’s Learning

Resources. Select one of the barriers described that is evident in your organization and formulate a plan

for overcoming this barrier.

Post an evaluation of the use, or lack thereof, of EBP in a recent clinical experience. Identify which aspects

of the care delivered, if any, were based on evidence and provide your rationale. List your background

questions and PICOT question about this nursing topic. Critique how the policies, procedures, and culture

in your organization may hinder or support the adoption of evidence-based practices. Identify the barrier

you selected from the article and explain how this barrier could be overcome within your organization.