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Nursing Senior Project

Resources for completing your senior project

Getting started on the proposal

The project proposal should include sufficient background and literature to provide a sound basis for the activity/project. To find your the literature, library databases provide quick access to millions of articles. You may need to login with your KUMC username and password to access the resources.

Project title examples:

  • Improving Patient Satisfaction with Education on Medications and Side Effects In Surgical Care Patients
  • Pediatric Telephone Triage Assessment Using a Scoring System
  • Education for Best Practice in Endotracheal Suctioning

Writing the literature review

The purpose of a literature review is to determine what is already known about your project idea. Your literature review should include:


Key Nursing Databases

Nursing Research Books