Read over each of the following directions.
You must read the Assignment Practice Scenario below before completing the PPE Worksheet.
Download and use the required PPE Worksheet (Links to an external site.).
Review the information provided in our library of how to search for journal articles here (Links to an external
Review the information provided in our library of how to locate and copy a journal permalink (Links to an
You are required to complete the worksheet using the productivity tools required by Chamberlain University,
which is Microsoft Office Word 2013 (or later version), or Windows and Office 2011 (or later version) for
MAC. You must save the file in the “.docx” format. Do NOT save as Word Pad. A later version of the
productivity tool includes Office 365, which is available to Chamberlain students for FREE by downloading
from the student portal at http://my.chamberlain.edu (Links to an external site.). Click on the envelope at the
top of the page.
Complete each section of the Problem/PICOT/Evidence (PPE) Worksheet. For the Clinical PICOT
Question,use the NR439 Guide for writing PICOT Questions and Examples (Links to an external site.). Use
one of the templates/guides to write your Clinical PICOT Question using all of the PICOT elements. Be
sure to include the PICOT letters in your question.
Be sure to use the rubric to make certain you are meeting all grading criteria of the PPE Worksheet.
Submit the completed PPE Worksheet on the Week 3 Assignment page.
Students, A short tutorial with tips for completing the Week 3 Problem/PICOT/Evidence Search (PPE)
worksheet assignment may be viewed here.