How handwashing is necessary to minimize Infection transmission in the
Radiology Department I think this is a good topic. I know there is a lot of information out
there about handwashing but I think it would be good to focus on its importance in the
Big picture: A systematic literature review will be conducted as the capstone project. Final dissemination will occur in two ways: (1) a written paper following the form of a peer-reviewed journal article and (2) an oral presentation accompanied by a poster. Final dissemination occurs in the Capstone III course (summer).
Purpose of this current assignment: Develop essential elements of the capstone project.
Instructions: Utilizing the information from your Research course, Capstone course and online resources complete the following elements that will be a part of your capstone project. Submit a written draft with the following elements: Topic, research question(s), problem/purpose statement and aims/objectives. Follow APA style, 6th edition. Please include a title page.
Refine your previously submitted assignment (topic selection). Conduct research on your topic to be sure that there is sufficient information available for you to complete the capstone project. Does a systematic review already exist for your topic? Is your topic too broad? too narrow?
Develop research question(s). Develop clear, concise, and appropriate research question(s).
Develop a problem/purpose statement. Describe why your systematic review is important, why is it needed, why is it significant, what question/issue will it help to address.
Develop aims/objectives. Detail what the research intends to do. What will be the outcomes?