WEEK ONE DISCUSSION POST
PROJECT TOPIC: Comparative Analysis of Access to Healthcare in Rural Communities within the United States.
Minimum of 250 words OR more. You should have a total of 8 articles listed.
· These must be recent (preferably in past 5 years, and not over 10-13 years old – 2010 is the oldest you should be using, and use sparingly)
· These must be
peer-reviewed journal articles of
· Sources outside of peer-reviewed journals (government websites, etc.) are encouraged but DO NOT count toward your sources.
· YOU MAY USE THE ARTICLES IN THE CAPSTONE PAPER. HOWERVER, IT MUST BE PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES. VERIFY THAT THE ARTICLES ARE ON THE SCHOLAR GOOGLE WEBSITE (LINK BELOW).
Practice using an online computer database (e.g.
www.scholar.google.com) to search for the literature on your topic/research problem. Conduct several searches until you find an article that is as close as possible to your research topic/research problem. Provide the APA reference for this article (label it your main article) – provide an explanation as to why this article is the best and closest to your research topic/problem.
Then, conduct a second search using descriptors/keywords mentioned in this main article.
Locate 7 additional articles that you would select for a literature review on your topic. For each, write one sentence that describes why it relates to your topic and/or how it helps inform your topic/research problem.