PICOT is utilized by the health care community to identify and study a nursing or medical practice problem.
Consequently, PICOT examples that may provide insight into the use of the PICOT process, may not be relevant to
nursing practice as they are based on a medical practice problem.
Describe the difference between a nursing practice problem and a medical practice problem. Provide one example of
each. Discuss why is it important to ensure your PICOT is based on a nursing practice problem.
A nursing practice problem is concerned with human response and the real or actual health problems as well as life process that influence the health and lives of people. According to Bergman, Flanagan, Ebright, O’Brien, and Frankel (2016), a nursing practice problem considers the clinical judgment regarding an individual patient….Please click the icon below to purchase the full solution at $5