approach or methods were used in this study? Are they appropriate for the purposes of the study?

approach or methods were used in this study? Are they appropriate for the purposes of the study?

approach or methods were used in this study? Are they appropriate for the purposes of the study? 150 150 Nyagu

Article critique on the article Parkinsonism and occupational exposure to pesticides
Article critique on the article Parkinsonism and occupational exposure to pesticides

Instructions: 3 page AMA format (cite all sources in the body of the paper)

Complete an article critique on the article Parkinsonism and occupational exposure to pesticides.

Link to article—https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1740189/?tool=pmcentrez

Your critique should include the following elements:

Introduction: Include the title and author of the article, statement of the problem discussed, purpose, and hypothesis.
Research Methods: What approach or methods were used in this study? Are they appropriate for the purposes of the study?
Key results: Clearly and succinctly summarize the key results of the study.
Statistical Significance: What is the statistical significance of this study? Are the statistical methods appropriate?
For more information on statistical significance please review these resources:
Statistical Significance: Definition, Levels & Critical Regions – http://study.com/academy/lesson/statistical-significance-definition-levels-critical-regions.html
Tests of Significance – https://www.learner.org/courses/againstallodds/unitpages/unit25.html
Sources of bias: Was the author objective in the discussion of the topic? Identify and discuss any sources of bias in the study.Rubric Detail-Please ensure rubric guidelines are applied

Excellent Good
Introduction Points Range:.8 (10%) – .8 (10%) Points Range:.64 (8%) – .79 (9.9%)
States the title, author, problem discussed, purpose, and hypothesis of the article

Research Methods Points Range:1.6 (20%) – 1.6 (20%) Points Range:1.28 (16%) – 1.58 (19.8%)
Identifies the research methods used in the study and discussed if they were appropriate

Key Results Points Range:1.6 (20%) – 1.6 (20%) Points Range:1.28 (16%) – 1.58 (19.8%)
Clearly and succinctly summarizes the key results of the study

Statistical Significance Points Range:1.6 (20%) – 1.6 (20%) Points Range:1.28 (16%) – 1.58 (19.8%)
Discusses the statistical significance of the study and if the statistical methods were appropriate

Sources of Bias Points Range:2 (25%) – 2 (25%) Points Range:1.6 (20%) – 1.98 (24.75%)
Identifies any sources of bias in the study and discusses if the author was objective in the discussion of the topic

Writing Mechanics Points Range:.4 (5%) – .4 (5%) Points Range:.32 (4%) – .4 (4.95%)
Paper is organized in the required format and contains no grammatical errors

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