Citations with the tag: RESEARCH -- Methodology
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- Design, Conduct, and Interpretation of Nonrandomized Orthopaedic Studies: A Practical Approach: (All) Evidence Matters.
Bhandari, Mohit; Morshed, Saam; Tornetta, III, Paul; Schemitsch, Emil H. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume; May2009 Supplement 3, Vol. 91-A, p1
The article discuses various reports which appear in the issue and focus on the design, conduct and interpretation of nonrandomized orthopedic studies. The reports were obtained from orthopedic surgeons and researchers and provide information on basic and advanced topics that are related to...
- Scientific yellow journalism.
Klockars, Anica; Williams, Michael // Small GTPases; 2012, Vol. 3 Issue 4, Special section p1
The authors suggest the importance of conducting a responsible research.
- Sensing Our Way. Using Yoga as a Research Method.
Buckingham, Susan; Degen, Monica // Senses & Society; Nov2012, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p329
As part of a wider research project on embodiment in a support center for vulnerable women in East London, we have adopted the teaching of yoga as a practice to enter the field and connect with these women. During the course of teaching yoga it has become clear that an attendance to the senses,...
McBeath, Clare; Atkinson, Roger // Issues in Educational Research; Jul2009, Vol. 19 Issue 2, preceding p83
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses the issues of teacher educators by Lorenzo Cherubini, the selection of suitable research methods to fit author's research context by Hope Nuzdor, and the description of complex processes of making sure the meanings of both...
- Communication Theory and Methodology Division.
McBeath, Clare; Atkinson, Roger // AEJMC News; Jan2012, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p10
A call for papers on mass communication theory and research methods is presented.
McBeath, Clare; Atkinson, Roger // Middle East Quarterly; Summer2011, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p68
The article mentions the research methods used in a survey of 100 mosques concerning Shari'a adherence and Muslim violence.
- Experimental Rigor in Rehabilitation Research: Fact or Fantasy?
Wehman, Paul // Journal of Rehabilitation; May-Jun76, Vol. 42 Issue 3
Focuses on rehabilitation research programs. Purpose of the research; Inclusion of traditional research methodology, correlation, factor analysis, and heavy reliance on survey data; Application of single subject designs as alternative to limitations in experimental control.
Wehman, Paul // Evidence Based Mental Health; Aug2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, pg1
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Wehman, Paul // Evidence Based Mental Health; Nov2010, Vol. 13 Issue 4, pg1
A glossary of terms used in therapeutics is presented, including allocation concealed, blinded, and unblinded.
Kayser, Brian D. // Marketing News; 8/1/88, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p4
A letter to the editor about the Galileo system research methodology is presented.
- Testing hypotheses: reply.
Kramer, Michael S. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 11/24/2007, Vol. 335 Issue 7629, p1061
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Study Was Not Designed TO Test the Hypothesis" by K. M. Silvers, M. J. Epton, and C. M. Frampton in a previous issue.
- Demystify Data.
Kramer, Michael S. // Phi Delta Kappan; Mar2011, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p6
An excerpt from the article "Moving Beyond Data: Practitioner-Led Inquiry Fosters Change," by Courtney L. Malloy, which was published in the March/April 2011 issue of "EDge," is presented.
- Businesses turning eye to focus groups.
Jones, Sandra // Crain's Chicago Business; 8/9/93, Vol. 16 Issue 32, TakeOut pT10
Highlights focus groups, a market research method using group interviews of consumers. Cost-effectivity; Use by trial lawyers; Teleconferencing; Criteria for hiring a professional moderator.
- A PROCESS APPROACH: The I-Search with Grade 5: They Learn!
Bowen, Carol // Teacher Librarian; Dec2001, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p14
Presents an article about applying a process approach for motivating grade five students to do research. Skills needed in the process approach; Description of the process approach; Outcome of the application of the process approach.
- Health Professional Burnout: Part IV #170.
Blust, Linda // Journal of Palliative Medicine; Aug2009, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p738
The article presents assessment tools used in medical-related studies.
McKay, Bennett; McKay, Stephen // Journal of Poverty & Social Justice; Feb2012, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p3
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue on topics including policy debates, research highlights, and policy development.
- Videos have starring role to play in protocol sharing.
Pasquali, Matias // Nature; 10/12/2006, Vol. 443 Issue 7112, p632
A letter to the editor by Matias Pasquali is presented in response to the article "Online methods share insider tricks," in the 2006 issue.
- DNA Damage after Continuous Irradiation: Yanch and Engelward Respond.
Yanch, Jacquelyn; Engelward, Bevin // Environmental Health Perspectives; Oct2012, Vol. 120 Issue 10, pA383
A response by researchers Jacquelyn Yanch and Bevin Engelward is presented to a letter to the editor about their article on DNA damage after continuous irradiation in a previous issue.
- A discipline looking back and looking forward. An introduction.
Brems, Elke; Meylaerts, Reine; van Doorslaer, Luc // Target: International Journal on Translation Studies; 2012, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented in which the author discusses various reports within the issue on topics including positioning of the discipline, research methods and training, and interactive web sites for discpline.
- Brickwall problems?
ALZO, Liza // Prospector (Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society); Jan2013, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p7
The article suggests that a researcher can ask for help to his or her fellow researcher to review one's research work on genealogy for missed details, note problems and suggest solutions.
- aided recall.
ALZO, Liza // ICSC Dictionary of Shopping Center Terms; 2005, p5
A definition of the term "aided recall" is presented which refers to a research technique that uses prompting questions or materials to aid a respondent's memory of the original exposure situation.
- Early life risk factors for obesity in childhood.
Greenhalgh, Trisha // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/20/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7514, p453
Presents a letter to the editor in response to a survey by Reilly et al that identifies obesity risk factors in children and questions their research methods.
- Early life risk factors for obesity in childhood.
Buchan, Iain E.; Heller, Richard F.; Clayton, Peter; Bundred, Peter E.; Cole, Tim J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/20/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7514, p453
Presents a letter to the editor about the Reilly et al study on early life risk factors for obesity and reports flaws in the findings relating to breast feeding and weaning.
- Early life risk factors for obesity in childhood.
Reilly, John J.; Armstrong, Julie; Emmett, Pauline; Ness, Andy; Sherriff, Andrea // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/20/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7514, p454
Presents a letter in reply to readers who criticized the research methods used in a study of risk factors in childhood obesity.
- Obesity in middle age and future risk of dementia.
Goble, Alan J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/20/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7514, p454
Presents a letter to the editor about Whitmer et al's research on a correlation between obesity in middle age and future risk of dementia and suggests there are limitations in the study.
- Obesity in middle age and future risk of dementia.
Whitmer, Rachel; Quesenberry Jr., Charles P.; Yaffe, Kristine // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/20/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7514, p455
Presents a letter in reply to readers who commented on research and methods used in studying an association between obesity and dementia.
- Response to Where did the scientific method go?
Whitmer, Rachel; Quesenberry Jr., Charles P.; Yaffe, Kristine // Nature Biotechnology; Jan2008, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p29
A response to a letter regarding the concept of scientific information communication in the May 2007 issue is presented.
- Where did the scientific method go?
Noseda, Michela; McLean, Gary R // Nature Biotechnology; Jan2008, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p28
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article regarding the concept of scientific information communication in the May 2007 issue.
- HighWire Press Researcher Workflow Interview Study Questionnaire.
Noseda, Michela; McLean, Gary R // Learned Publishing; Apr2013, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p1
An outline of a researcher workflow interview study questionnaire relating to the evolving information environment is presented.
- Supplementary Data.
Noseda, Michela; McLean, Gary R // Nutrients; Mar2013, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p1
The article presents several pictorial representations of supplementary data concerning research on mice. A graph representing the effect of selenium concentration (uM) on thioredoxin reductase activity in mouse mouse melanocyte culture. Photographs of tumors and lymph nodes from ultraviolet...
- UMKC Professor Studies Cars of the Future.
Noseda, Michela; McLean, Gary R // India -- West; 7/30/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 36, pA20
The article reports that professor Vijay Kumar from the University of Missouri-Kansas City is leading a study that could make driving a lot easier.
- Q: How Do We Figure Out What Happened to the Earth in the Past?
Robertson, Bill // Science & Children; Apr/May2013, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p76
An answer is provided for a question on how research regarding the history of the Earth's surface is conducted.
- Survey savvy.
Hildebrand, Karen // Colorado Business Magazine; Oct98, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p50
Offer tips on acquiring effective survey data. Investment of time in design; Simple and specific survey statements; Survey length based on audience; Design testing; Delivery method; Incentives to increase response numbers.
- participant observation.
Hildebrand, Karen // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009); 2009, Issue 21, p1716
A definition of the term "participant observation" which refers to a field research method in which the investigator makes and records observations as a participant is presented.
Hildebrand, Karen // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009); 2009, Issue 21, p2371
A definition of the medical term "triangulation," which refers to a research technique used to enhance the validity of data, is presented.
- Themes identified for European social science research.
Hildebrand, Karen // Information World Review; 6/26/2012, p3
The article reviews that the European Science Foundation is identifying new themes in and on Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) for European social science research which is promoted and endorsed by national and European funding institutions.
- Current theology.
O'Neill, Mary Aquin // Theological Studies; Dec95, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p730
Takes a look at the characteristics of feminist theologians and their methodology regarding theological anthropology. Research done on the issue; Weight of the question of theological anthropology and the question of theological method.
- Reply to: "Reanalysis of Richter et al. (2010) on reproducibility".
Würbel, Hanno; Richter, S Helene; Garner, Joseph P // Nature Methods; May2013, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p374
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article related to reproducibility by S. Helene Richter in previous issue of the journal and it also includes a response from the authors of the article.
- Does systematic variation improve the reproducibility of animal experiments?
Jonker, Rudy M; Guenther, Anja; Engqvist, Leif; Schmoll, Tim // Nature Methods; May2013, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p373
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article related to reproducibility in animal related experiments by S.H. Richter and colleagues in the previous issue of the journal.
- Quality teaching: means for its enhancement?
Buchanan, John // Australian Universities' Review; 2011, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p66
The pursuit of enhancing quality in tertiary education and educators is noble. Increasingly, however, universities are resorting to stark, reductionist representations of educational quality, such as decontextualised mean figures generated by student surveys, to measure and report on this. This...
- The Streetlight Effect.
Freedman, David H. // Discover; Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p55
The article presents discussion regarding the "streetlight effect" in scientific research. Details are given identifying the term, referring to research methodologies which distort or misrepresent results due to preferential selection of data. The level of complexity involved in the scientific...
- (Mis)Appropriations of Gadamer in Qualitative Research: A Husserlian Critique (Part 1).
Applebaum, Marc H. // Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology; 2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1
Within the Husserlian phenomenological philosophical tradition, description and interpretation co-exist. However, teaching the practice of phenomenological psychological research requires careful articulation of the dijfrrences between a descriptive and an interpretive relationship to what is...
- Flow Cytometry.
Strate, Barry van der // Applied Clinical Trials; Sep2012, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p6
The article focuses on the use of flow cytometry in clinical studies. It mentions that flow cytometry can be utilized in the development and validation of assays which demonstrate compound efficacy. Furthermore, it says that flow cytometric approaches are fast, quantitative, and has the ability...
- On being second.
Strate, Barry van der // Nature Methods; Mar2012, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p209
The author discusses the significance of publishing the problems encountered by early adopters of biological research methods. The author states that early adopters of methods are encouraged to communicate the unexpected serious problems or limitations they encountered with the methods in order...
- Respondent driven sampling--where we are and where should we be going?
White, Richard G.; Lansky, Amy; Goel, Sharad; Wilson, David; Hladik, Wolfgang; Hakim, Avi; Frost, Simon D. W. // Sexually Transmitted Infections; 10/ 1/2012, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p397
The authors ponder on the use of Respondent Driven Sampling (RDS) in medical research. They explain the concept underlying RDS, as well as its procedures and approaches. They describe the application of RDS in medical research, highlighting concerns over RDS studies. They argue that since RDS...
- The Subsector as a Conceptual Framework for Guiding and Conducting Research.
French, Ben C. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics; Dec74, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p1014
Reviews the experience in developing subsector studies. Dimensions of subsector research; Research approaches of subsector studies; Subsector research information systems.
- 'No Effects' Research and The Realities of Learning.
Dee, Thomas S. // Education Week; 4/22/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 29, p30
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "No Effects Studies Raising Eyebrows" in the April 1, 2009 issue.
- Psychometric analysis of the racial identity attitude scale--long form.
TOKAR, DAVID M.; FISCHER, ANN R. // Measurement & Evaluation in Counseling & Development (American C; Oct98, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p138
Examines the psychometric adequacy of the Racial Identity Attitude Scale--Long Form (RIAS-L). Evaluation of the homogeneity of the four RIAS-L subscales; Evaluation of the underlying structure of the instrument; Investigation of the concerns about potentially problematic skewness.
- Assessing and Measuring Spirituality: Confronting Dilemmas of Universal and Particular Evaluative Criteria.
Moberg, David O. // Journal of Adult Development; Jan2002, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p47
The spirituality of humanity is increasingly acknowledged, but it is variously defined and interpreted because of the diverse normative frames of reference for evaluations. Many of these are based upon religious and philosophical ideologies that disagree with each other about the characteristics...
- Are You Ready For A Communications Audit?
Fogelman-Beyer, Alisa // Public Relations Tactics; Aug99, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p19
Focuses on communications audit, a method of research which helps to determine how core audiences perceive organization. Importance of considering a communications audit; Important elements of a communications audit.