In this task, you will critique two primary research evidence sources. You will select one quantitative and one qualitative peer-reviewed journal article on a healthcare topic of interest.
No more than a combined total of 30% of the submission and no more than a 10% match to any one individual source can be directly quoted or closely paraphrased from sources, even if cited correctly.
Evaluate a primary quantitative research peer-reviewed journal article (suggested length of 3-5 pages) that has healthcare implications by doing the following:
A1. Identify how the researcher addresses the five following areas of the selected journal article, using the attached Evidence Table:
.background or introduction
.review of the literature
.discussion of methodology
. data analysis
. researchers conclusion
A2. Critique whether the evidence presented in each section of the journal article supports the researchers conclusion.
Note: The attached Evidence Table may be used to address A1. A2-A5 may be addressed on the same page under the table.
A3.Explain the protection of human subjects and cultural considerations of the journal article.
A4. Identify strengths and limitations of the study
A5. Describe how the evidence informs nursing practice.
B. Evaluate a primary qualitative research peer-reviewed journal article (Repeat above steps for second article) (suggested length of 3-5 pages)