Write one research summary that uses a quantitative research design.
Write a summary of each of the articles that you identified in Module 2.
Address the following:
1. Write one research summary that uses a quantitative research design.
2. Write one research summary that uses a qualitative research design.
3. Each summary should be 250-500 words and should follow the template, Summarize Research Articles.
4. Use APA Level Heading 2 to separate the distinct parts of the study.
These article summaries will form the basis of the Critique of Research Studies Parts 1-3 assignments in modules 4, 6, and 8.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
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NUR504.Summarize Research Articles_Student_1-09-14.docx
NUR 504 Summarize Research Articles
Directions: Use the templates below when summarizing your research articles. Include a cover page, and start a new page for each article summary. Use level 1 and 2 headings when composing the summaries to separate distinct parts.
Title of Quantitative Article
(Example of text: This article was authored by Watson and James and published in the Journal of Nursing Research in 2008. This article was selected as an example of a quasi-experimental design. The model summary selected for this paper is found on page 90 to 91of the textbook. This is a summary of a quasi-experimental study in which though there is a comparison group; subjects were not randomly assigned to groups. The research article being summarized also is an experiment that used a comparison group without randomization.)
Statement of Purpose
Title of Qualitative Article
(Example of text: Ramirez (2008) studied adolescent depression and the influence of significant adults on the course of the depression. The model summary utilized is found on page 91 of the textbook. It was selected because it is an example of a grounded theory study as is the article selected.)
Statement of Purpose