Term Paper: Self Management Interventions Among Hypertensive Adults – Hypertension

  • Introduction
  • Statement of the problem and reason why it is important to nursing (consider using JACHO guidelines or ANA recommendations or literature on incidence/prevalence/risk factors of the issue)
  • How you went about searching for information – include:

o Discussion of search strategy (first assignment)

o Details of evidence found

  • Review of the literature – a balanced critique of the literature. This should flow together rather than being a number of individual critiques. Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the literature and gaps in knowledge.
  • Summary of the current state of knowledge on your problem.
  • Discussion of whether this meets with what you have seen in clinical practice.
  • Conclusion – the way forward. What needs to be done – more research or consider methods to implement research in practice?