Antibiotics Before Surgery

Antibiotics Before Surgery


Part I & II Revisions (Use subheading as appropriate) –
– Part I & II feedback addressed (headings and format as per PART I & II)

-If NEW articles for Annotated Bibliography ONLY: Attach PDF (not link) of each NEW article Antibiotics Before Surgery



-Articles must answer or clearly address your PICO

Finalized PICO (Beginning of Part II- Use subheading: PICO) –
– PICO Appropriately formatted – feedback addressed

Synthesis Matrix (Use subheading: Synthesis Matrix) – see Synthesis Matrix Template/Exemplar
– include key themes – populates appropriate data/findings to support themes

Synthesis of Findings (Use subheading: Synthesis of Findings) – 1 – 1 ½ pages
include key themes – populates appropriate data/findings to support themes

– clearly communicates synthesis – relationships among findings (caution not to restate your annotated bibliography – look for common themes and relationships among all the findings)

Strengths and Weaknesses (Use subheading: Strengths and Weaknesses) – ½ page to ¾ page
Overall strengths and weaknesses – pool from the literature (limitations)
Summary (Use subheading: Summary – about 1 paragraph – 6 to 8 sentences.
-Summarize your paper (introduction, search, synthesis) in a brief paragraph Antibiotics Before Surgery

Conclusion and Future Research (Use subheading: Conclusion and Future Research) – ¾ – 1 page
(In conclusion… ANSWER YOUR PICO).

-What are your own conclusions regarding the evidence? (no new literature necessary)

-What are the implications for nursing practice? (How useful) (no new literature necessary)

*Proposes future research -briefly suggest what should be studied and why –(b/c of your findings & to improve outcomes)-this will set up your proposal for PART IV – most practical – consider a pilot study. Antibiotics Before Surgery