Locate a research article from a recent nursing journal that purports to test a theory.

Locate a research article from a recent nursing journal that purports to test a theory..

Locate a research article from a recent nursing journal that purports to test a theory. Evaluate the research study using the “Criteria for Evaluating Theory-Testing Research” (Box 19-2, page 441).
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Professional Development:

Locate a research article from a recent nursing journal that purports to test a theory. Evaluate the research study using the “Criteria for Evaluating Theory-Testing Research” (Box 19-2, page 441).
Examine ways in which advanced practice nurses can close the theory-practice gap.
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Each response should be 500-1000 words
APA formatting required
Although each response is a separate essay of 500-1000 words, all responses should be combined into a single document for submission
Please be sure to utilize at least TWO scholarly sources in addition to your textbook

Locate a research article from a recent nursing journal that purports to test a theory.