NR 660 Week 3: Project Literature Review


NR 660 Week 3: Project Literature Review


The purpose of this assignment is to

  • Provide learners with the opportunity to integrate the knowledge and skills learned throughout the program
  • Provide learners with the opportunity to communicate a scholarly project in a professional manner

Due Date

Submit by 11:59 pm MT Sunday of Week 3.

Total Points Possible: 150


Complete database search on your project and compile results. Focus on most relevant articles or studies that address your problem/concern or discuss resolutions to the problem; include any studies that do not support your projected resolution or take a different approach.  In addition, search for systematic reviews about the problem/concern.  Write a review of the literature that includes:

  • Comprehensive review of the current evidence-based (EB) literature from nursing and related disciplines as appropriate
  • Application of evidence-based literature to project
  • Analysis of the literature: if it supports (or does not support) your resolution; alternative solutions; how existing literature affected your proposal

For assistance with literature review, see websites in Course Resources.

Preparing the Paper

  • Page length: 5-6 pages, excluding reference and title pages
  • Minimum number of articles/studies = 10
  • APA format 6th edition
  • Correct reference citation format
  • Reference page