Holly, Slamond & Saimbert (2017) Chapter 4 discusses formulating a foreground question and using the PICO, SPICE, or ECLIPSE frameworks to further
refine your clinical question. You will apply concepts from Chapter 4 into this week’s activity. The research question you choose will be used for your protocol
and rapid review assignments.
1. Now that you’ve had a chance to brainstorm a clinical question from Week 1, form it into a foreground research question below.
2. Next, use your foreground question to generate a PICO, SPICE, or ECLIPSE framework.
3. Identify what question domain your question falls under (see Holly, Slamond & Saimbert Table 4.2)
Foreground Research Question ( about 1 sentence):
PICO, SPICE, or ECLIPSE Framework: