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Social Work in Credo: REVIEW

Welcome to the Social Work Library Resources guide! This guide is designed as a jumping-off point for your research in the field of social work.

PICO

You are writing a research paper related to obesity in children.  You are interested in the effect of introducing fresh fruit as a consistent snack compared to whole grain crackers to help these children lose weight and become healthier.

 

Using the PICO Method (create a research question)

 

P      POPULATION, PATIENT, PROBLEM =Obese children

I        INTERVENTION=Fresh fruit

C      COMPARISON=Whole grain cracker

O      OUTCOME=Reduced weight

 

P= WHO, WHAT

I= WHY, HOW

clue:This is a HOW question - you are looking for a solution to a problem.