PICO and Literature Search

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RubricsforPICO.docx

Criteria

Mastery

Proficient

Developing

Beginning

Unsatisfactory

Criterion Score

PICO question is properly formatted, per the EBP Step by Step 3 template.

5 points

yes

4.5 points

4 points

3.5 points

2.5 points

/5

All parts of the PICO are correctly identified for the question.

10 points

4 parts

9 points

3 parts

8 points

2 parts

7 points

1 part

5 points

0 parts

/10

All articles are primary source quantitative research reports

20 points

4 articles

18 points

3 articles

16 points

2 articles

14 points

1 article

10 points

0 articles

/20

All articles help answer the same PICO question

20 points

4 articles

18 points

3 articles

16 points

2 articles

14 points

1 article

10 points

0 articles

/20

Article citations in correct APA format

10 points

no unique errors

9 points

1 unique error

8 points

2 unique errors

7 points

3 unique errors

6 points

4 or more unique errors

/10

Articles are no older than 2016 AND PDFs of all articles are provided

3 points

Yes

0 points

0 points

0 points

0 points

No

/3

Total /68

Please use articles from EBSCO Academic Search Complete.

Criteri

a

Master

y

Proficient

Developing

Beginni

ng

Unsatisfactory

C

riterion

Scor

e

PIC

O

question is

properly

formatted,

per the EBP

Step by Step

3 template

.

5 points

yes

4.5 p

oints

4 points

3.5 points

2.5 points

/5

All parts of

the PICO

are correctly

identified

for the

question

.

10

points

4 parts

9 p

oints

3 parts

8 points

2 parts

7 points

1 part

5

points

0 parts

/10

A

ll articles

are primary

source

quantitative

research

report

s

2

0

points

4 articles

18 points

3 articles

16 points

2 articles

1

4 points

1 article

1

0 points

0 articles

/20

All articles

help answer

the same

PICO

questio

n

20

points

4 articles

1

8 points

3 articles

1

6 points

2 articles

1

4 points

1 article

1

0 points

0 articles

/20

Article

citations in

correct APA

forma

t

10

points

no

unique

errors

9 points

1 unique

error

8 poin

ts

2 unique

errors

7 points

3 unique

errors

6 points

4 or more

unique errors

/10

Articles are

no older

than 2016

AND PDFs

of all

articles are

provide

d

3 points

Yes

0 point

s

0 point

s

0 point

s

0 points

No

/3

Total

/

68

Please

use articles from EBSCO Academic S

earch Complete.

Criteria

Mastery

Proficient Developing Beginning Unsatisfactory Criterion

Score

PICO

question is

properly

formatted,

per the EBP

Step by Step

3 template.

5 points

yes

4.5 points 4 points 3.5 points 2.5 points /5

All parts of

the PICO

are correctly

identified

for the

question.

10

points

4 parts

9 points

3 parts

8 points

2 parts

7 points

1 part

5 points

0 parts

/10

All articles

are primary

source

quantitative

research

reports

20

points

4 articles

18 points

3 articles

16 points

2 articles

14 points

1 article

10 points

0 articles

/20

All articles

help answer

the same

PICO

question

20

points

4 articles

18 points

3 articles

16 points

2 articles

14 points

1 article

10 points

0 articles

/20

Article

citations in

correct APA

format

10

points

no

unique

errors

9 points

1 unique

error

8 points

2 unique

errors

7 points

3 unique

errors

6 points

4 or more

unique errors

/10

Articles are

no older

than 2016

AND PDFs

of all

articles are

provided

3 points

Yes

0 points 0 points 0 points 0 points

No

/3

Total /68

Please use articles from EBSCO Academic Search Complete.