1. You must conduct research, analyze data, and write an APA-formatted scholarly paper on the topic you have chosen.

2. Write an introduction in which you define and describe the topic. Discuss the topic’s purpose and how it affects healthcare delivery in general, and nursing care in particular. Keep in mind that APA guidelines state that you should not use the heading “Introduction,” but you should include it at the start of your paper.

3. Look for scholarly sources as well as relevant websites. Include at least three sources. Cite these in the paper’s body and include them in the References list using proper APA formatting.

4. Give two examples of your subject (one example for standardized terminology is NANDA).

Using your sources, describe the main features or aspects of each example.

5. Describe a time when the topic had a personal impact on you, either when you were receiving health care or when you were providing nursing care. Describe one positive aspect of your experience. Describe one negative aspect of this experience and how it could have been better.

6. Write a summary of the topic in the conclusion. Forecast the future of this topic. Explain how your newfound knowledge will affect your nursing care.

7. Create your paper in Microsoft Word. Make use of APA formatting. Refer to the APA’s Publication Manual, 6th edition. Examine the APA documents included in this course as well as the Chamberlain Care Student Success Strategies (CCSSS) that can assist you with your writing. Use the Smarthinking tutoring service, which is linked under Student Resources.

8. The paper should be no more than 45 pages (and no more than 8) in length, excluding the title page and the reference pag