Evaluation of Qualitative Research
Qualitative research provides evidence from the individual/family/group/culture perspective. It is vital to understand that life experiences are an important source of evidence. The rich evidence gathered with qualitative research provides an in-depth examination of the human experience and cultural health beliefs of individuals and families. This week, you will be analyzing a qualitative research design including problem, data collection and analysis, and conclusions.
By Day 3
Post the following:
Like Week 3, after viewing the Week 4 Webinar, complete the Appraisal Guide: Findings of a Qualitative Study in this week’s resources. Of the questions discussed on the second page of the critique form, titled Credibility, which ones were identified in the article reviewed during the webinar? Describe one of the most serious flaws in this study and why it leaves you wondering if the study findings should be used as evidence in an assessment of patient safety in the home.