For this week’s assignment, you will need to find an up to date, peer-reviewed,

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For this week’s assignment, you will need to find an up to date, peer-reviewed, quantitative research article related to any topic in nursing. Read the article and determine the different aspects of the research and complete the following.
What type of quantitative research was used?
What is the research question (PICOT)? Illustrate each aspect of the PICOT in your response. ( should be written in a question format; ex: will patients with hip replacements heal faster by ambulating 2 hours after surgery?)
What is the purpose of the study?
What variables were used?
What is the hypothesis? (publisher’s idea)
What data was collected? (is there specific numeric data they collected to determine if their hypothesis was correct?
What instrumentation was used?
For the PICOT: break, it down and illustrate each aspect of it for this study.
P (patient, population, problem): who or what is the patient, population, or problem in question?
I (intervention): What is the intervention (action or treatment) being considered?
C(Comparison or control) What other interventions should be considered?
O (Outcome or objective) What is the desire or expected outcome or objective?
T (Time frame): How long will it take to reach a desired outcome


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