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Masters in Speech-Language Pathology: PICO research process

Supports both the Critical Thinking and Evidence-based Practice and the Research Methods courses.

ASHA PICO process

ASHA PICO Examples

Population Intervention Comparison Outcome PICO Question
Children with profound hearing loss Cochlear implants Hearing aids Speech & language development For children with severe to profound hearing loss, what is the effect of cochlear implants compared with hearing aids on speech and language development?
Young adult with a stroke Cognitive rehab N/A Return to work What is the effect of cognitive rehabilitation on vocational outcomes in individuals who experience a stroke?