Getting started in research: Designing and preparing to conduct a research study

Macfarlane, Matthew D., Kisely, Steve, Loi, Samantha, Macfarlane, Stephen, Merry, Sally, Parker, Stephen, Power, Brian, Siskind, Dan, Smith, Geoff and Looi, Jeffrey C. (2015) Getting started in research: Designing and preparing to conduct a research study. Australasian Psychiatry, 23 1: 12-15. doi:10.1177/1039856214562075


Author Macfarlane, Matthew D.
Kisely, Steve
Loi, Samantha
Macfarlane, Stephen
Merry, Sally
Parker, Stephen
Power, Brian
Siskind, Dan
Smith, Geoff
Looi, Jeffrey C.
Title Getting started in research: Designing and preparing to conduct a research study
Journal name Australasian Psychiatry   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1039-8562
1440-1665
Publication date 2015
Year available 2015
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1177/1039856214562075
Volume 23
Issue 1
Start page 12
End page 15
Total pages 4
Place of publication London, United Kingdom
Publisher SAGE Publications
Collection year 2016
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Objective: To discuss common pitfalls and useful tips in designing a quantitative research study, the importance and process of ethical approval, and consideration of funding.

Conclusions: Through careful planning, based on formulation of a research question, early career researchers can design and conduct quantitative research projects within the framework of the Scholarly Project or in their own independent projects.
Keyword Ethics
Research funding
Research methods
Study design
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: Official 2016 Collection
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