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The PICO Research Question

A strategy aimed at asking good clinical questions that will help in developing a research question

Additional Resources

These books have chapters on the PICO question and define the how and why of nursing research. Also check out the Research Starter: Nursing guide for more information and resources on nursing research methodologies.