Research Review: Child Passengers at Risk in America:

By Dawn Thoma, EMT-B Overview During February 1999, “Child Passengers at Risk in America: A National Study of Car Seat Misuse” was released by the National Safe Kids Campaign. Restraint use information gathered from over 17,500 children and their parents at the Safe Kids Buckle Up Program inspection clinics since July 1997 was compiled. It is apparent that […]

How to Critique and Analyze a Quantitative Research Report

To perform a true objective critique of a quantitative research report the entire study must be read and the following types of questions considered. Theoretical/Conceptual Framework:  1. Is a conceptual framework described? If not, does the absence detract from the significance of the research?  2. Are the concepts to be studied identified and defined?  3. […]