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Back to Basics - planning public involvement

As part of my role with the NIHR Research Design Service (RDSYH), I’ve spent many hours helping researchers plan involvement activities. For example helping academics think about how to collaborate with patients. 466 more words

Health Research

Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs for Research ~pg.50

(Donald T. Campbell- txtbk)


  1. The One-Shot Case Study: X O
    1. single group studied only once.
    2. total absence of control
    3. no scientific value…
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Research Design

Quasi- wha??

Two basic kinds of research design exist:  

  1. Experimental design in which
    • the researcher manipulates some variable,
    • the participants are randomly assigned to groups, &
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Evidence Based Nursing

What is a control group?

I have a feeling that my blog might become less popular in the next little while because you may notice an emerging theme on research design and away from speech therapy procedures specifically! 1,721 more words

Intelligent Research Design - Bob Hancké

The single-most relevant piece of advice, though, is to think carefully who you are writing for. Many, possibly most, research students write just for their supervisor.

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Invented Research Topic

What follows below is an invented research topic that I am not planning to complete. This is an assignment for the Research Methods course for the MScDE At the University of Edinburgh. 763 more words

So you want to do a research study.....

So you want to do a research study?   Wonderful!

Here are 5  bits of advice to get started:

  1. If you haven’t done a scientific research study before or don’t have a PhD, then realize that your project will go much more smoothly if you consult with a PhD or someone with experience.
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