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Massage Research 102
The Descriptive-Oriented Research Strategy

3.0

  • List the four research methods that are included in the descriptive-oriented research strategy.
  • Identify and explain the five major research procedures that define the single-case quantitative analysis research method.
  • Recognize, or be able to provide, an example of a study illustrating the single-case quantitative analysis method.
  • Identify and explain the seven major research procedures that define the survey research method.
  • Recognize, or be able to provide, an example of a study illustrating the survey research method.
  • Identify and explain the eight major research procedures that define the naturalistic/structured observational research method.
  • Recognize, or be able to provide, an example of a study illustrating the naturalistic/structured observational research method.
  • Identify and explain the major characteristics of the case report research method and how it contrasts with the single-case quantitative analysis method.
  • Recognize, or be able to provide, an example of a study illustrating the case report research method.
  • Read and critique published research reports that exemplify the following research methods: the single-case quantitative analysis method, the survey method, the naturalistic/structured observational method, and the case report method.

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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