Asking Answerable Questions – PICO / Answerable Questions – PICO / PECO Component Key step Example Activity (fill in the components of the question below) Patient Problem population

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<ul><li><p>School of Health Sciences and Social Work www.port.ac.uk/shssw </p><p> Asking Answerable Questions PICO / PECO </p><p>Component Key step Example Activity (fill in the components of the question below) </p><p>Patient Problem population </p><p>How would I succinctly describe a group of similar patients? </p><p>In children under 12 years with condition X </p><p>Intervention / Exposure (test, treatment, process of care) </p><p>What is the main action I am considering? </p><p>would adding drug Y to their current therapy </p><p>Comparison or alternative </p><p>What is/are the other options? </p><p>compared to increasing the dose of their current therapy </p><p>Outcome What do I/the patients want or not want to happen? </p><p> lead to increased symptom control with no increase in side effects? </p><p>Question:.................................................................. </p><p>...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... </p><p> Adapted from: Sackett D.L. et al (1997) Evidence Based Medicine how to practice and teach EBM. New York: Churchill Livingstone. </p></li></ul>

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