The focus of this assignment is to gain a better understanding of middle range theories and evidence based practice models through reflection and practice application.
A. List three key differences between grand theories and middle range theories.
B. Using the theory I have listed below next to your name, provide the following: Barbara Resnick- middle age nursing theory of self efficacy
B1) Brief description of theory including key concepts.
B2) Find a study that has used the theory…describe how the theory was used in the study? Provide the citation. Do not use the same study as another student.
B3) Could you use or do use this theory in your own practice? How?
B4) You should have at least 2 different references this week. One citing where you found the information on the theory and one for the study that used the theory.)
C. Select one model of Evidence Based Practice (EBP) presented. Using your current clinical setting and a practice problem you have noticed, determine what you would do to institute EBP into your current practice to address the problem.
C1-C2) Describe the problem and then how you would institute EBP to address it.
Book used in class :Theoretical Basis for Nursing
ISBN-13: 978-1496351203, ISBN-10: 9781496351203