(2011) A qualitative study to explore the impact of foot ulceration on health-related quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 48, 1401-1408.
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Ingham-Broomfield (n.d: 104) argues that a title must not authenticate or even annul the investigation. Coughlan, Cronin, and Ryan (2007: 659) additionally points out that the title should be short in order not to misinform the readers. Based on these requirements, the title is succinct and clearly enlightens the reader on the issue under investigation. Subsequently, it also outlines the nature of the research i.e. it is a qualitative study hence giving a suggesting or expressing what the investigation is about (Ingham-Broomfield, n.d: 104).
According to Coughlan, Cronin, and Ryan (2007: 659), an abstract ought to present a brief outline or synopsis of the research. In fact, Coughlan, Cronin, and Ryan (2007: 659-660) notes that an abstract ought to present "information regarding the purpose of the study, method, sample size and selection, the main findings and conclusions and recommendations". The article meets this purpose as it starts with an abstract outlining the sample size, data collection techniques used, technique of data analysis used, results of the research, and its implication. It is also worth noting that an abstract must clearly illustrate or elucidate the significance of the research (Coughlan, Cronin, and Ryan, 2007: 660). By denoting that the lack of methodical investigations and explorations relating to foot ulceration in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and asserting that "the impact of the problem from the patient perspective is poorly understood", the authors outline the significance and relevance of the research.
The aim of the research was indicated in the abstract and reiterated in the introduction. The aim is stated as "To explore the added impact of foot ulceration on health-related quality of life in
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This is a quantitative study because it presents quantitative information’s about the incidences and etiology of different types of distractions in one operational room. It is also qualitative because in essence it researches one qualitative subject – the human communication (Burke et al.
It gives hope of overcoming the scourge of cancer just as the once dreaded diseases like polio and small pox and currently overcoming HIV slowly. We are encouraged to do more research because as we do more research, we edge closer to finding a cure and beating the epidemic.
People who suffer from health conditions that take long to cure are addressed in this domain of treatment as they involve different conditions of health and are given different medication overtime to recover their health. The domain analyses all the processes through which a person have to go to realize their better condition.
As the occupation of nurses is different from health care providers, therefore, they have a different scope of doing work and have a different mode for practice. Nurses have wide diverse areas of their practice with a different scope and different level of prescriber authority in each of the departments or areas.
Thus, as apparent in the above explanation, research, by intent, is supposed to create knowledge in the relevant fields, to develop, refine and expand the horizon of knowledge in such a chosen field. Although specialised procedures vary from one field of inquiry to another, common ideas shared by the various fields of study is, first and foremost, the conviction that the process must be objective so that the researcher does not bias the interpretation of the results or change the results outright.
and Pringle, A. 2014. ‘Motivate’: The effect of a Football in the Community delivered weight loss programme on over 35-year old men and women’s cardiovascular risk factors. Soccer & Society. 15(6): 951-956.
The aim of the research was clearly laid out
Applying the criterion to the context of this article, it becomes apparent that Vries & et. al. (2014) had their focus concentrated on measuring the relationship between patient’s beliefs of medication with the varying degrees of treatment complexities amid type 2 diabetes