Risk Factors of Malnutrition and Offers Different Screening Models Paper


1.Choose one of the main topics from the table and then choose one (1) article for review under that main topic.

Main Topic: Identifying those at risk for malnutrition

Read the article chosen and answer one (1) of the topic questions listed below. 

Question: What methods can be used to identify those at risk for malnutrition?

Article: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22717197/

Create a 2-3 page summary which supports the topic question. Provide a current research article (less than 5 years). The 2-3 page limit does not include title and reference pages.

1.The Summary must include the following headings (see rubric for criteria under each heading):

A. Introduction and key points (10 points)

Choose one of the assigned topics and identifes one of the question

Defines the topic and question 

States why it is a problem 

Information presented in logical sequence

B.Article Search (25 Points)

Current (less than 5 years) and credible resource

Database search- terms and methods resource 

Number of articles located

Source outside of ATI module used 

C. Article Findings (25 points) 

How it addresses the topic

Type of research conducted 

Findings of research

Why this article was chosen

D.Evidence for Practice (25 Points)

Summary of evidence 

How it will improve practice

How this evidence will decrease a gap to practice 

Any concerns or weaknesses located in the evidence? 

E. Sharing of Evidence (25 points)

Who would you share the information with?

How would you share this information? 

What resources would you need to accomplish this sharing of evidence? 

Why would it be important to share this evidence with the nursing profession?

F. Conclusion (20 points) 

Summarizes the theme of the paper

information presented in logical sequence 

All key points addresses

Conclusion shows depth of understanding of topic