Purpose Of A Nursing Research Study

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EBP to Formulate a Clinical Question The aim of the nursing profession is to investigate and to assess any issue that may impact patient life. This can be done by the research. The nursing research study has a tremendous influence on current and future professional nursing practice, thus rendering it an essential component of the educational process. The purpose of a nursing research study is to collect the information where the result may identify a solution to a problem. As a result, the research study would play a vital role in the nursing profession. Basically, there are two main types of research studies: quantitative and qualitative, that a research is able to conduct a research study. Each of this type has their own view in…show more content…
Diabetes is a lifelong disease that is caused a reduction of production of insulin. There are many types of diabetes mellitus, but the most common are Type I Diabetes or Juvenile Onset Diabetes or Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus (IDDM), Type II or Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus (NIDDM), and Gestational. The quantitative research study of PICOT question is based on the patient with diabetes. The refined PICOT question that is identified is: Patient with diabetes Type 2 is better to treat them with lifestyle change of with medications? “As the number of individuals with diabetes rises, so do problems associated with diabetes identification and management” (Packer-Tursman, 2015, p. 23). To manage the diabetic disease, applying the PICOT formulating question is important to identify the population who is at risk. After identifying the people who are at risk, the type management must be set as the intervention that would be applicable to these people. The requirement to manage the patients with diabetic should be easy and specific in which the patient would be able to follow to promote compliance. Many diabetic patients can be managed with a lifestyle change like to teach them about their diet and exercise. Nevertheless, there are some patients with diabetes would require medication like insulin regardless of the effort that has been deployed. This is where the practitioner needs to compare the patients who will be
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