IntroductionMany patients die from falls or fall related injuries each year in acute healthcare settings. Some patients sustained injuries such as head trauma, fractures and internal injuries which can prolong and complicate recovery time. Patient falls in healthcare settings has cost the U. S healthcare system billions of dollars each year. Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements are also affected based on the type of injury patients have sustained while being hospitalized. Intentional nursing rounds is a structured approach whereby nurses conduct checks on patients at set times, typically every hour to two hours to asses and manage their fundamental care needs.
Nursing: How to Write a Literature Review: How to Write a Literature Review
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An implementation plan prepares students to apply the research they have identified and vetted to the problem or issue they have identified for their Capstone Change Proposal Project. A literature review enables students to map out and move into the active planning and development stages of the Project. In this assignment students will develop a ,word literature review in which to synthesize what is known and unknown about the Project issue selected. Students will use the information from the PICOT Statement and Evaluation Table assignments prior in the course to develop a planned approach to implementing the evidence-based practice solution. The underlying purpose of this assignment is to analyze how the current research supports the PICOT, and to identify what is known and what is not known in the evidence, providing a logical, constructive argument. Title page Introduction section A comparison of research questions A comparison of sample populations A comparison of the limitations of the study A conclusion section, incorporating recommendations for further research 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.
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A nursing literature review is a summary and analysis of the research of a specified nursing topic. The main aim is not to come up with a new statement. A literature review is a compilation of studies on a subject that tells the reader what has been done in the field.