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Getting started in research: research questions, supervisors and literature reviews

Macfarlane, Matthew D; Kisely, Stephen; Loi, Samantha; Looi, Jeffrey; Merry, Sally; Parker, Stephen; Power, Brian; Siskind, Dan; Smith, GEoff; Macfarlane, Stephen


Objectives: Research can seem daunting, especially for trainees and early career researchers. This paper focuses on how to formulate and begin a research project such as the RANZCP Scholarly Project. Methods: We outline an approach to framing a research question, developing theses and hypotheses, choosing a supervisor and conducting a literature review. Conclusions: Through systematic planning early career researchers and other clinicians can plan and conduct research suitable for the Scholarly...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Australasian Psychiatry
DOI: 10.1177/1039856214553315


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