Research Database

Health Activism

This 5 page paper discusses the general topic of health activism and a proposed project in San Antonio, Texas to help prevent suicide along young Hispanic men. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Family Present During Emergency Treatment

A 5 page paper. The entitled topic is one that has been debated for decades. There are many concerns about such a policy but the literature suggests that allowing this helps the patient, family, and staff. The paper makes a recommendation and offers a change program for changing the policy. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Nurse Burnout

A 4 page paper that discusses nurse burnout. Data are provided on RN turnover. A literature review on the topic is presented ending with ideas to overcome burnout. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Wu-wei and Other Topics

This 4 page paper discusses wu-wei, a principle of Taoism, and goes on to cover various other topics, such as anti-Semitism. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

The Navy's Scandal Sexual Harassment

A 4 page paper. This essay discusses three distinct topics. The first part discusses the Navy Tailhook scandal, which involved significant sexual harassment and molestation of women; the second discusses how a government's special revenue fund could have a deficit; and the third discusses the sources of special revenue funds in New York. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

COBIT, E-Commerce Changes An Industry

A 23 page paper that discusses several topics in technology. What business perspective did IBM need to adopt to survive; challenges of transitioning to the cloud and cloud computing; COBIT 5 with domains explained; and how e-commerce and the Internet can impact the structure of an industry. Bibliography lists 17 sources.

Planned Change Case Study

A 4 page paper. This essay discusses planned change and other topics relative to information provided in a scenario about Cambia Health Solutions. The essay discusses the type of planned change used, the strengths and weakness of the survey, how the process may have been different using a different planned change model, the analyses they used, and how they will know if the planned change was successful. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Adult Education/Lesson Plans

This 5 page paper discusses lesson plans for adult learners that focus on advocacy as the topic. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Rehabilitation, Substance Abuse

This 30 page research paper offers a comprehensive review of literature that summarizes current research studies that pertain to treatment and rehabilitation of individuals diagnosed with substance use disorder, with particular attention paid to those clients suffering from alcohol use disorder. Topics covered include DSM-5 criteria, general background information and personal effects; physical effects, psychological effects, and approach to counseling, interventions, which summaries research regarding cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and studies that combined both of these approaches to therapy. Bibliography lists 30 sources.

Islam, Basic Facts

This 3 page paper offers a brief overview of Islam. Topics covered include features borrowed from Judaism and Christianity, the differences between Sunnis and Shi'ites, and over issues. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Big Dig And Logic Models

A 4 page paper. This paper discusses two distinct topics. The first is based on a scenario wherein a high-level employee wants to get the boss to change inventory counting to barcode scanning instead of the manual counting they now do in the lumberyard. The second part involves selecting two organizations/agencies to evaluate using a logic model. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Motivating Employees in Organizations That Have Downsized

This 28 page is written in the style of a dissertation. The paper investigates the way in which downsizing will impact on employees that survive in order to assess strategies which may be used to maintain or increase employee motivation levels. The paper presents an introduction, justification for the study, methodology, literature review and simulated primary research results. The primary research in the paper focuses on downsizing in the UK. The bibliography cites 25 sources.

How Can Employers Reduce Unnecessary Absenteeism in their Employee Base?

This 75 page paper is a dissertation style paper investigating the ways in which employers may be able to reduce unnecessary absenteeism in the employees. The paper starts by giving a comprehensive introduction and justifying the reason for the research. A comprehensive literature review is then presented, looking at influences on absenteeism including motivational theories and the concept of employee equity. Primary research using self completed questionnaires is emulated and results along with recommendations are presented. The bibliography cites 39 sources.

Two Papers

This four paper outlines two different topics (separate papers) on the Department of Homeland Security and Living Wills. This paper includes a separate bibliography for each paper. Each of these two papers is two pages long. Each bibliography lists 2 sources.

Systematic Research Review on Nursing Handoff

This 5 page paper provides an overview of a systematic review of research (SRR) on nursing handoff/handover. This paper outlines the basic elements of a study that was found in the Cochrane Database of SRRs and outlines the main components of the study. This study is interesting because the researchers found no randomized controlled trials on this topic. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Investigating the Reasons for the High Level of Unemployment among Graduates in Nigeria

This 38 page paper is an in-depth look at the potential reasons for the high level of unemployment in university graduates in Nigeria. The paper is written in the style of a dissertation, including an introduction, aims and methods and a lengthy literature review, examining the economic theories as well as the trends and patterns of unemployment seen in Nigeria. The paper also presents a detailed methodology for primary research. The bibliography cites 36 sources.

Re-Hospitalization/African American Women with Hypertension

A 15 page research paper that outlines the first chapter on a study dissertation that addresses the influence of affordability on medication adherence among hypertensive African American women. The paper describe the nature of the problem, purpose of the study, the conceptual framework, operational definitions, assumptions, limitations, scope and delimitations. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

How The Low-Cost Airlines Influence The Strategy Of Traditional Airlines

This 10 page paper looks at how low cost airlines can and have influences the strategies of the entire airline industry. The paper is a proposal for a dissertation with an outline of methodology and a lengthy literature review that shows the student how this is seen in both he US and the EU and may be applied with primary research. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

The Potential Contribution Of RFID in the Supply Chain

Radio Frequency Identification has been cited as having a great deal of potential to create value in the supply chain. This 10 page paper is a dissertation proposal to study how this technology may create value. The paper includes a lengthy literature review as well as objectives and methodology. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

The Impact of China on Global Supply; A Research Proposal

This 18 page paper considers how and why China may have a significant impact on world trade. China is not a member of the World Trade Organization and is activity participating in world trade. This country is projected at becoming the largest economy and also has a massive potential capacity to increase the supply of goods. This paper undertakes a literature review to assess the development and level of the potential increase and outlines a methodology for primary research for a dissertation. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

Peacekeeping in Africa: A View of ECOWAS Activities, Past and Present

This 60 page paper outlines a dissertation on the issue of peacekeeping in Africa. Specifically, this paper outlines the view of ECOWAS, including a focus on past, present and future activities. Bibliography lists 25 sources.

The Implementation of Electronic Patient Records and Electronic Health Records ; A Dissertation Proposal

This 5 page paper is a research proposal outline for a dissertation at PhD level. The research includes secondary research proposal as well as an outlining of the primary research to be conducted observing the implication of EPR and EHR systems in UK hospitals. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

Technology Transfer in the Middle East

This 3 page paper is a dissertation proposal to assess the most successful strategies for attracting and them leveraging technological transfer in the Middle East. The paper presents an introduction with aims and objectives, a brief literature review and outlines a methodology for the project. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

Information System Evaluation for Customer Relationship Management in the Banking Sector

This 5 page paper is a dissertation proposal with the aim of undertaking a study to develop an evaluation system to predict the value that CRM may add to a banking organisation when looking at any specific organisation and the specific CRM system. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

Nursing Leadership as a Key Staff Retention Tool

This 100 page dissertation relates the issue of nursing leadership, including leadership qualifications, training and communication, as the basis for retaining staffing in the nursing profession. Bibliography lists 30 sources.

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Bibliography

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