EVIDENCE-BASED PROJECT, PART 4: CRITICAL APPRAISAL OF RESEARCH

EVIDENCE-BASED PROJECT, PART 4: CRITICAL APPRAISAL OF RESEARCH

To Prepare:

  • Review the Resources and consider the importance of critically appraising research evidence.
  • Reflect on the four peer-reviewed articles you selected in Module 2 and analyzed in Module 3. 
  • Review and download the Critical Appraisal Tools document provided in the Resources.

The Assignment (Evidence-Based Project)

Part 4A: Critical Appraisal of Research

Conduct a critical appraisal of the four peer-reviewed articles  you selected and analyzed by completing the Critical Appraisal Tools  document. Be sure to include:

  • An evaluation table
  • A levels of evidence table
  • An outcomes synthesis table

Part 4B: Critical Appraisal of Research

Based on your appraisal, in a 1-2-page critical appraisal,  suggest a best practice that emerges from the research you reviewed.  Briefly explain the best practice, justifying your proposal with APA  citations of the research.