(Answered) NR 439 Week 7 Discussion: Applying and Sharing Evidence


Application and implications for practice come from the interpretation of meaning from research findings. Communicating and using research evidence is an expectation of a BSN graduate.

  • Select and describe oneof the conclusions from the required article from the Week 6 assignment that you found interesting and applicable to practice. Describe how you would apply the evidence to improve nursing practice. Explain your answer.
  • Discuss ways you would disseminate research-based evidence; how would you share with your peers? Include your thoughts on why it is important for you to be involved in communicating and applying nursing research evidence.


One conclusion made from the study O’Connor, Tanner, Miller, Watts, and Musiello (2017) is screening for distress in gynecological cancer patients facilitates conversations, helps in normalization of patients’ distress, and enables the healthcare staff to pinpoint issues in a timely manner so that treatment interventions and actions can be taken, allowing for prevention of later crisis interventions. I would apply this evidence by integrating distress screening in gynecological cancer patients and following up on those who have significant levels of distress (including anxiety, nervousness, stress, depression etc.)……Please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $5