ENR 3

Conduct a literature search to select a   qualitative Research Article related to the problem identified in Burn out Once your article is approved, conduct an initial critical appraisal by responding to the following questions:

What type of qualitative research design was utilized      to conduct the study?
Are the results valid/trustworthy and credible?

· How were the participants chosen? 
· How were accuracy and completeness of data assured? 
· How plausible/believable are the results? 

Are implications of the research stated?

· May new insights increase sensitivity to others’ needs? 
· May understandings enhance situational competence?

What is the effect on the reader?

· Are the results plausible and believable? 
· Is the reader imaginatively drawn to the experience? 

What are the results of the study?

· Does the research approach fit the purpose of the study? 

How does the researcher identify the study approach?

· Are the data collection and analysis techniques appropriate? 

Is the significance/importance of the study explicit?

· Does the literature support a need for the study? 
· What is the study’s potential contribution? 

Is the sampling clear and guided by study needs?

· Does the researcher control selection of the sample? 
· Do sample size and composition reflect the study needs? 
· Is the phenomenon (human experience) clearly identified? 

Are data collection procedures clear?

· Are sources and means of verifying data explicit? 
· Are researcher roles and activities explained? 

Are data analysis procedures described?

· Does analysis guide directions of sampling when it ends? 
· Are data management processes described? 
· What are the reported results (descriptive or interpretation)? 

How are specific findings presented?

· Are the data meanings derived from data described in context? 
· Does the writing effectively promote understanding? 

Will the results help me care for my patients?

· Are the results relevant to persons in similar situations? 
· Are the results relevant to patient values and/or circumstances? 
· How may the results be applied to clinical practice?
Please be sure to answer the questions thoroughly using complete sentences and APA format. Explain responses to yes/no questions in detail by presenting information found in the study to support your response. 
Provide a reference for the article according to APA format. 
Expectations
Clearly and fully answer all questions
Include a title page and reference page in APA format 7th edition. 
Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. A minimum of one scholarly source for the article is required