Journal Article Critique Paper
Read the following articles located in the google search
· “A Nurse’s Guide to the Critical Reading of Research “
· “Step-by-Step Guide to Critiquing Research, Part 1: Quantitative Research”
Select a peer–reviewed journal article about a quantitative research study related to human services management that is also related to dementia care & the well-being and independence in people with dementia. Make sure the article includes information on statistics.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400- word paper critiquing your chosen journal article.
Include the following information in yoursummary and critique of the journal article:
· A brief summary of what the research is about
· Evaluate the Introduction/Literature Review.
o Comment on the statement of the research problem, question or hypothesis; organization, flow and content of the literature review; and rationale or importance of the study
· Evaluation on the Methodology:
o Comment on the sample size, sampling method, measures/data collection instrument and method used
· Evaluation of the Research Design:
o Is the design appropriate to address the research question?
o Were the independent variable(s) and dependent variable(s) clearly identified?
o Identify the independent variable(s) and dependent variable(s).
· Evaluation of Descriptive Statistics:
o Identify and discuss the descriptive statistics used to describe the data.
o Do you think the methods used to describe the data are appropriate and sufficient? Provide reasons for your response?
· Evaluation of Discussion/Conclusion:
o Are there any limitations identified in the article? If so, discuss how they were addressed.
o Are the any ethical issues identified in the article? If so, discuss how they were addressed.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines; including a title page and a reference page (No abstract is necessary).