. Select a research-based article that answers your EBP question from part A2 to conduct an evidence appraisal. 1. Discuss the background or introduction (i.e., the purpose) of the research article

. 2. Describe the research methodology.

 3. Identify the level of evidence using the Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice (JHNEBP) model. Note: The article you select should not be more than five years old. Note: Refer to “Appendix E: Research Evidence Appraisal Tool” for information on how to level a research-based article. 

4. Summarize how the researcher analyzed the data in the article

. 5. Summarize the ethical consideration(s) of the research-based article. If none are present, explain why.

 6. Identify the quality rating of the research-based article according to the JHNEBP model. Note: Refer to “Appendix E: Research Evidence Appraisal Tool” for information on how to establish the quality rating. 

7. Analyze the results or conclusions of the research-based article and explain how the article helps answer your EBP question.