1. Background of Study

1) Minimum 4 full pages (Follow the 3 x 3 rule: minimum three paragraphs per part)

2)¨******APA norms

          All paragraphs must be narrative and cited in the text- each paragraphs

          Bulleted responses are not accepted

          Dont write in the first person 

          Dont copy and pase the questions.

          Answer the question objectively, do not make introductions to your answers, answer it when you start the paragraph

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4) Minimum 3 references per part not older than 5 years

5) Identify your answer with the numbers, according to the question. Start your answer on the same line, not the next

Example:

Q 1. Nursing is XXXXX

Q 2. Health is XXXX

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Topic: Middle-aged, type 2 diabetes, and medication

 Picot Question:   

In adults with diabetes mellitus, how does physical exercise compare with healthy dietary patterns in establishing glycemic control?

Review the two attached articles (Article 1 and 2) based on these articles, in the form of an Essay develop each of the following points. Use headings.

1. Background of Study

a. Summary of studies. Include problem, significance to nursing, purpose, objective, and research question.

2. How do these two articles support the nurse practice issue you chose?

a. Discuss how these two articles will be used to answer your PICOT question.

b. Describe how the interventions and comparison groups in the articles compare to those identified in your PICOT question.

3. Method of Study:

a. State the methods of the two articles you are comparing and describe how they are different.

b. Consider the methods you identified in your chosen articles and state one benefit and one limitation of each method. 

4. Results of Study

a. Summarize the key findings of each study in one or two comprehensive paragraphs.

b. What are the implications of the two studies in nursing practice?

5. Ethical Considerations

a. Discuss two ethical consideration in conducting research.

b. Describe how the researchers in the two articles you choose took these ethical considerations into account while performing their research.