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Theaim of this assignment is to critically evaluate a journal article. This will provide you with the skills and knowledge to be able to evaluate the quality and relevance of research so that you can make informed decisions about applying it to practice. 

This assignment addresses the followingcourselearningoutcome/s:

1.     Examine the contribution of research to evidence-based practice;

2.     Evaluate the credibility of the information provided by research studies;

3.     Demonstrate understanding of the major elements of the research process that underpin translation to practice.