NSG 410_Week 1 Practice Work PICO practice: Place the following information into

NSG 410_Week 1 Practice Work

PICO practice:

Place the following information into a PICO format

In children presenting to the emergency room with acute long bone fractures, is intranasal fentanyl equivalent to IV morphine for pain control?

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Is a group intervention for parents and children more effective than routine care for weight loss in obese school age children?

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What are the experiences of men after laparoscopic radical prostatectomy?

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Define hypothesis:

Define research question:

Answer the following questions as T (true) or F (false)

Research questions are developed to provide answers to clinical questions_____

A hypothesis provides a prediction for testing a relationship between variables____

Variables in the dependent variable that is assumed to depend on changes in the independent variable implies causation. _______

A hypothesis provides a prediction of the outcome of the study______

Qualitative data are not useful as evidence in a research study______

A hypothesis should be directional_______

The search for relevant literature and scientific evidence is guided by a well defined research question___________

An independent variable in one study may act as a dependent or independent variable in another study._______

Consult the APA Quick Guide and answer the following: Practice!

Write a sentence using your research book as an in-text reference

Using your research book, write a reference for it