Advanced Nursing Research for FNP Program
1. Follow rubric attached.
• Title page (5 points)
• Abstract (Addressed in Nurs 506)
• Acknowledgements
• Table of Contents (5 points)
• Chapter I:
• Introduction of the problem (what exactly is going wrong in your area of practice for
which you are hereby proposing a solution for the problem). (10 points)
• Background of the problem (the problem from a historical perspective) (15 points)
• Significance of the problem (why is it important to solve this problem; for example, if a
clinical problem discuss the impact in terms of (3Ms) morbidity mortality & money). (15 points)
• Purpose Statement (what exactly do you hope to achieve if you were to implement this
EBP) (15 points)
• PICOT formatted question (20 points)
▪ (P) population or problem of interest
▪ (I) intervention or innovative change
▪ (C) comparison or usual care
▪ (O) outcome (s) or results of implementing intervention or change
▪ (T) time required for intervention to produce specific outcome(s)
Conceptual Definitions of concept (s) (10 points)
Define concepts from framework/model and PICOT as defined in the literature i.e. textbook
The framework/model is an analytical tool with several variations and contexts. This is what you are
going use to make conceptual distinctions and organize ideas. Strong conceptual frameworks capture
something real and do this in a way that is easy to remember and apply.
APA references (5 points)
• All references should be listed in APA
• Meta Analysis Table