This guide is intended to help students in ASU 101 who are working on their Health Innovation Exhibition Poster.
Background reading allows the researcher to fill in most of the basic questions: Who, What, When and Where
That leaves Why and How
Researchers in most fields are looking for one of two things:
The Why or the How then becomes the I element of the PICO formula.
The P element of the PICO formula is typically the Who or the What
In most disciplines, searching on terms related to the P and the I results in articles that will answer the other questions.