GUIDE TO DEVELOPING RESEARCH JOURNAL ARTICLES (IMRAD FORMAT)
Quantitative Research Report typically follows the IMRAD format
QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH | QUALITATIVE RESEARCH |
Introduction – Quantitative Reports * Summarizing existing literature * Describe research problem * Present conceptual framework * State research questions or hypothesisMethod Section Quantitative reports * Describe research design * Explain intervention (if any) * Describe sample and setting * Present Data collection instruments * Explain procedures * Describe data analysis methodsResults Section Quantitative reports * Present ...view middle of the document...
g. End Note, ProCite, Reference Manager, Format Ease)
* People who helped with the research but whose contribution does not qualify them for authorship are sometimes acknowledged at the end of the report
* Statistical consultants
* Data collectors
* Funding Agencies
* Organizations that Helped in the subject recruitment
Reference: Polit & Beck, Nursing Research
Mary Rose C. Jontillano, RN MSN Seigfried Rommell D. Canicno, PTRP, MAEd
SHS-Research Coordinator Faculty-in-charge MSN 201
* WRITING STYLE
The research journal is well written, grammatically correct, concise, brief and organized.
It has educational background, it indicate the job title.
* REPORT TITLE
Too long / too short title
Confusing / misleading
The research journal indicate the purpose of the study, methods, sample size and selection,