Rough Draft Qualitative Research Critique and Ethical Considerations
Write a critical appraisal that demonstrates comprehension of two qualitative research studies. Use the "Research Critique Guidelines – Part 1" document to organize your essay. Successful completion of this assignment requires that you provide rationale, include examples, and reference content from the studies in your responses.
Use the practice problem and two qualitative, peer-reviewed research article you identified in the Topic 1 assignment to complete this assignment.
The article by Lavallee, Gray, Dumville & Cullum, (2018) addresses the problem of ulcer management in nursing homes. According to Johansen et al, the pressure ulcers results in localized damage to the skin which impacts the quality of the patient life by delaying recovery, causing pain and immobility. The objective of the research was to analyze the pressure ulcers prevention techniques in the nursing homes and identify challenges and the facilitators of using the evidence based-guidelines. The article is important in the nursing practice because provides important knowledge on how the nursing homes can implement the evidence-based guidelines for the pressure ulcer prevention and strategies to reduce the challenges when implementing the guidelines. The research question for the study was “ What are the facilitators and the barriers to preventing pressure ulcers in the nursing homes?
The issue addressed by Johansen, Moore, Van Etten & Strapp, (2014) article is the problem of preventing the pressure ulcers among the admitted patients. According to the authors, pressure ulcers are considered as a quality issue by the regulators. The purpose of the research was to compare the pressure risk assessment and prevention between Norway and Ireland the differences in risk scales. The objective of the article was to explore the differences and similarities in nurses’ view in pressure ulcers assessment between……..