PICO example

Here is a PICO framework completed for one topic which may lead to the practice based question of :

How acceptable would a street-based saliva HIV testing intervention be to rent boys under 25 in Glasgow compared to a clinic based service?

Population:

  • Rent boys
  • Under 25 years
  • Glasgow

Intervention:

  • Saliva HIV testing
  • Street based

Comparison:

  • Blood HIV testing
  • Clinic based

Outcome:

  • Know which service is more acceptable to population

Pages developed with the help of Jamie Frankis, Lesley Price, Pauline Hamilton, and Ima Jackson of the School of Health and Life Sciences, GCU