Prepare a critical analysis of a quantitative study focusing on protection of human participants, data collection, data management and analysis, problem statement, and interpretation of findings. The quantitative research article can be from your peer-reviewed article.
Each study analysis will be 1,000-1,250 words and submitted in one document.
Refer to the resource entitled “Research Critique Part 2.” Questions under each heading should be addressed as a narrative, in the structure of a formal paper. You are also required to include an Introduction and Conclusion.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric.Introduction is well-organized, fully incorporates the structure of the critique, and piques the interest of the reader to learn more.The study tools are thorough, clear, and accurately critiqued using research terminology. Ethical issues are addressed for quantitative design.Data collection methods are fully critiqued, and potential biases are addressed. Potential ethical issues, interview and/or data collection processes are critiqued.The critique of the problem statement meets all criteria of writing guidelines in a detailed and comprehensive manner while demonstrating deeper understanding by incorporating prior learning or thoughtful reflection.Data analysis is accurately critiqued and linked to research questions. Significance and nonsignificance are explained; generalization and implications to nursing practice reviewed. Conclusions are tied back to purpose of study and literature review.Strengths and weaknesses of the study are fully summarized from critique, with discussion of clinical implications of findings. Credibility of study is addressed.Implications for the nursing practice and future research are addressed and explained in detail, including specific suggestions.Conclusion summarizes utility of the research from the critical appraisal, knowledge learned, and the importance of the findings to nursing practice.Thesis and/or main claim are comprehensive; contained within the thesis is the essence of the paper. Thesis statement makes the purpose of the paper clear.There is a sophisticated construction of paragraphs and transitions. Ideas progress and relate to each other. Paragraph and transition construction guide the reader. Paragraph structure is seamless.Writer is clearly in command of standard, written, academic English.All format elements are correct.In-text citations and a reference page are complete. The documentation of cited sources is free of error.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.
Submit the assignment along with an electronic version of the article used for the analysis. If an electronic version is not available, submit a clean unmarked copy of the article.