Randomised Controlled Trial

The aim of this assignment is for students to critically appraise a selected published randomised controlled trial (RCT) and to apply what you have found to a clinical scenario. Students are required to: Summarise the provided study using the PICOT framework Critically appraise the validity of the study using an established framework Explain the primary study results Relate the appraised study evidence to the clinical scenario. Clinical Scenario A number of patients in your hospital have been developing pressure related injuries. You are one of the nursing representatives on a hospital wide working group that is exploring innovative options to help prevent pressure injuries within your organization. You volunteer to search the literature and find the following article. You wonder if the article is any good and whether the research findings would be useful and provide a possible solution to reducing the number of pressure related injuries in your hospital.