The focus for Week 2 is the development of a PICOT question.
- Using the area of interest identified in the Week 1 discussion, address the following:
- Draft a PICOT question using the standard quantitative PICOT format.
- Identify your practice question, being sure to include the following:
In ________(Population) what is the effect of ___________(Intervention) in comparison to ___________ (Comparison) on _____________ (Outcome) to be completed over __________ (Time).
Review the PICOT questions of two of your peers. Provide substantive feedback and suggestions for improvement.
The area of interest identified in week one is reducing the high readmission rates among patients with heart failure. One of the challenging aspects of managing patients with heart failure is readmission rates. Despite advanced therapy, readmission rates have remained a relatively challenging issue. Therefore, it is fundamental to come up with evidence-based practices that can help in reducing readmission rates. One of the approaches proposed in the multidisciplinary team in managing HF patient. The rationale for recommending a multidisciplinary team is given that it helps in meeting the complex needs of the patients with heart failure. The team brings together the skills and expertise from the different professionals in the health care system, which informs assessment, planning as well as managing the patient jointly (Morton, Masters, & Cowburn, 2018)…..Click link below to purchase full tutorial at $5