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What is qualitative research?

Research which gets you non-numerical data

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What is inductive logic?

Looking at events and building a theory based off what's happened

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What is deductive logic?

Looking at events using a theory you already have

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What are some ethical considerations when carrying out qualitative research?

(Informed) consent

Is research worthwhile

Is participation voluntary / coerced

Confidentislity and anonymity

Avoid adverse outcomes

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Which type of sampling is used in

a) quantitative

b) qualitative research?

a) Random

b) Non-random (since you're seeking out particular patients with particular experiences, deductive)

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How big are the cohorts in qualitative research compared to quantitative research?

Smaller

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By which methods can people be asked about their experiences in qualitative research?

Interview

Focus group

Questionnaire

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Apart from being asked about their experiences, how else may qualitative analysis be carried out?

Observing them

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