TOPIC 5: Interventions to improve nutritional status: What type of interventions improve adherence to recommendations on nutritional intake?
Interventions to enhance adherence to dietary advice for preventing and managing chronic diseases in adults.
Define the Topic and Question
How do you interpret and/or understand the topic and question you selected?
Overview/Significance of Problem
Describe Overview and Significance of Problem of the topic and question you selected
Include in-text citations
Current and credible resources: List Chamberlain library Database(s) used
Database search-terms and methods
Number of articles located
List additional sources outside of ATI module: List all sources you used for article search outside of
ATI (CDC, American Diabetic Association, etc.)
Why this article chosen?
How it addresses the topic? State the “Purpose/Aim of Study” as the author stated in article
Type of Research conducted:
Quantitative, Qualitative, Descriptive, or Mixed-Method study?
Briefly describe what was done (sample, methods, measurement tools used)
Findings of Research: Comprehensively describe ALL Findings in the article.
Evidence for Practice
Summary of Evidence
Briefly summarize the overall purpose and findings of the research.
How will this evidence improve current practice?
Briefly describe what the current practice is.
Describe how this evidence improve current practice?
How will this evidence decrease a gap in current practice?
Briefly describe difference between the current knowledge, skills, competence, practice, performance
or patient outcomes and the ideal or desirable state
Describe how this evidence decrease a gap in the practice?
Any concerns or weaknesses in the evidence/finding?
Sharing of Evidence
Who would you share the information with? (colleagues, other disciplines, patients, families)
How would you share this information? (in-services, health fair for patients, educate healthcare
What resources would you need to accomplish this sharing of evidence?
List resources you may need for sharing the evidence as you stated in above 2 questions (who and how) (i.e. administrator, manager, support for materials….etc.)
Why would it be important to share this evidence with the nursing profession?
Summarizes the Theme of Paper, Findings, and Key points.
Do NOT include Conclusion/Implication on the article