Which of the following statements is true of narrative reviews?

Walden nurs6052 Quiz Question 1 Which of the following statements is true of narrative reviews? (Select all that apply.) A. Narrative reviews engage a highly structured and rigorous approach to reviewing research evidence. B. Narrative reviews provide a general background discussion of a particular issue. C. Narrative reviews require a rigorous, systematic approach to searching the databases for evidence. D. Narrative reviews generally review literature that support the author’s point of view on an issue or topic. E. Narrative reviews are a type of primary research. 5 points Question 2 In qualitative studies, results are reported using words or themes. True False 5 points Question 3 What type of literature may a systematic review include to be considered Level 1 evidence on the Melnyk & Fineout-Overholt levels of evidence hierarchy? A. Phenomenology studies B. Grounded theory studies C. Descriptive studies D. Cohort studies E. Controlled trials without randomization F. Randomized controlled trials 5 points Question 4 In quantitative studies, results are reported using words or themes. True False 5 points Question 5 Randomized controlled trials are which type of research? A. Quantitative research B. Qualitative research C. Mixed-methods research D. Systematic review E. Literature review F. Cohort study 5 points Question 6 Order the following types of research evidence reviews in order of rigor from most rigorous to least rigorous: Systematic review with meta-analysis Integrative review Systematic review without meta-analysis Narrative review 5 points Question 7 You are forming a team to do a systematic review of the literature about interventions to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Which of the following would be your first step? A. Critically appraise the literature identified. B. Conduct an exhaustive search of multiple databases to identify the literature. C. Identify an explicit, reproducible methodology. D. Create a clearly stated set of objectives with predefined eligibility criteria for study inclusion. E. Create a dissemination plan for your systematic review. 5 points Question 8 A key characteristic of a systematic review is that it contains a meta-analysis. True False 5 points Question 9 What type of study is described in the following excerpt? An interprofessional team wants to test a new intervention to see whether it will improve central-line associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) rates. Subjects were randomized into either the intervention or the control group by pulling a slip of paper with either a one or a two written on it from a manila envelope (those pulling ones were randomized to the intervention group; those pulling twos were randomized to the control group). When the study began, the intervention group received the intervention and the control group received equal attention. Data was collected and analyzed using the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS). Descriptive statistics were used to report the data. What type of research article is this? A. Quantitative research B. Qualitative research C. Systematic reviews D. Literature reviews E. Mixed methods F. Program evaluation 5 points Question 10 When trying to determine what type of research study is described in an article, which two sections of the article will give you the best information to make that determination? A. Abstract and conclusion B. Methods and limitations C. Methods and results D. Introduction and results E. Abstract and discussion F. Literature review and data analysis 5 points Question 11 Which of the following types of research can be categorized as primary research? Select all that apply. A. Cohort study B. Literature review C. Grounded theory study D. Randomized controlled trial E. Systematic review F. Controlled trial without randomization 5 points Question 12 What type of information would help you identify a research study as qualitative? (Select all that apply.) A. Data is collected using such approaches as interviews, focus groups, and open-ended questions on surveys. B. Data is collected using Likert scales on surveys. C. Results are reported using numbers and statistics. D. Results are reported using themes and words. E. Data is collected using surveys with fill-in-the-blank questions. F. Results are reported using a mixture of numbers and themes. 5 points Question 13

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