1) At least 3 research articles published within the last 5 years must be cited using APA forma 2) Students shall complete a 5-7 page research paper on a nursing trend discussed during the course. 3) The research paper must cite articles from professional nursing journals that address the topic of interest. 4) Detailed analysis/interpretation of the research must be provided. 5) Include how the research/findings might affect your nursing practice, and recommend further research that may add to the body of knowledge of the topic. 6) References/Annotated Bibliography.