Research article appraisal, part one
- Read the article carefully and take notes on important points.
- Focus on the introduction, literature review/theoretical framework, and methods sections of the article for this week.
- Use the Research Article Appraisal guide provided to you to critically evaluate the article.
- Look up any unfamiliar terms in your assigned textbook, Chapter 18, or other relevant resources.
- Write a formal paper using APA citation and reference style as per the paper guideline provided to you.
- Do not post exact questions from the assignment on any public forums or seek answers from others as this would constitute academic dishonesty.
Remember, the purpose of this assignment is to develop your critical appraisal skills, so take your time, read carefully, and apply what you have learned in your readings to analyze the nursing research article thoroughly.