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Explain the objective of your paper as it relates to understanding evidence based medicine.

Using the foundation of information from the readings and the lectures in this course, you will be required to write a final paper. This paper should highlight your knowledge on evaluating health sciences research articles. You should be able to show that you (1) understand research design and how it applies to the translation of medicine. (2) understand causation, research analytics, outcomes and the quality of the process and application of the aforementioned. (3) are able to identify the different types of risk of bias associated with research within a research article. (4) are able to conduct a comprehensive quality assessment of a research article.
The written section of the final project will be a scientific paper that is a comprehensive critical evaluation of 2 studies identified in your Drug Literature Evaluation Spreadsheet. An optimal choice of the studies would be if they have differing outcomes / results.
When evaluating these two publications on the same topic, compare and contrast what could have affected how the data from the two could be interpreted. Use the knowledge, understanding, and tools you gained in this course to assess the studies to determine the true value each has in the practice of evidence-based medicine. Be sure to include the appropriate guidelines to assess strengths and weaknesses.
Final Project Written Minimum Requirements:
* Abstract explain you are conducting a critical review
* Introduction – Introduce your topic explain what it is and its value to the health care community. Explain the objective of your paper as it relates to understanding evidence based medicine.
* Methods – Explain in detail how you will do the evaluation, what you will be evaluating, what tools will you use to make the evaluation, and why.
* Results – Explain what facts you found in the evaluation.
* Discussion – What does the information you found tell you.
* Conclusion – What can you conclude.
* References
* The written paper and reference must be in AMA format.
* No more than 1500 words.