Article Analysis and Evaluation of Research Ethics

Search the GCU Library and find one new health care article that uses quantitative research. Do not use an article from a previous assignment, or that appears in the Topic Materials or textbook.

Complete an article analysis and ethics evaluation of the research using the “Article Analysis and Evaluation of Research Ethics” template. See Chapter 5 of your textbook as needed, for assistance.

While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

 

Article Analysis and Evaluation of Research Ethics

Article Citation and Permalink

(APA format)

Article 1
Point Description
Broad Topic Area/Title  
Problem Statement

(What is the problem research is addressing?)

 
Purpose Statement

(What is the purpose of the study?)

 
Research Questions

(What questions does the research seek to answer?)

 
Define Hypothesis

(Or state the correct hypothesis based upon variables used)

 
Identify Dependent and Independent Variablesand Type of Data for the Variables  
Population of Interest for Study  
Sample  
Sampling Method  
Identify Data Collection

Identify how data were collected

 
Summarize Data Collection Approach  
Discuss Data Analysis

Include what types of statistical tests were used for the variables.

 
Summarize Results of Study  
Summary of Assumptions and Limitations

Identify the assumptions and limitations from the article.

Report other potential assumptions and limitations ofyour review not listed by the author.

 

 

 

Ethical Considerations

Evaluate the article and identify potential ethical considerations that may have occurred when sampling, collecting data, analyzing data, or publishing results. Summarize your findings below in 250-500 words. Provide rationale and support for your evaluation.