: Incidence of postpartum depression in mothers age 24 -35 years old who had normal delivery in Perth, Western Australia.
Topic: Incidence of postpartum depression in mothers age 24 -35 years old who had normal delivery in Perth, Western Australia.
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Kindly see the guideline in making the research proposal. I’ve provided the title and objectives pls. Kindly check it or edit it and also the Edinburgh post natal depression scale is the tool of choice. The research proposal must be quantitative non experimental design. Prefer also after 1 month and 2 months collection of data. Note that this paper is only Background of the study, Objectives and significance of the study and lastly research design, sampling and recruitment. Thank you
Incidence of postpartum depression in mothers age 24 -35 years old who had normal delivery in Perth, Western Australia.
1. To identify the number of pregnancy in Perth, Western Australia
2. To explore the rate of postpartum depression among women age 24-35
3. To identtify incidence of postpartum depression among primigravida and multigravida mothers.
Sampling and Recruitment:
Quantitative Non-experimental design
Edinburgh Post Natal Depression Scale (EPDS)
https://www.beyondblue.org.au/health-professionals/perinatal-mental-health/perinatal-mental-health-questionnairesjustify and address the criticism
Study title & background to the problem Titles: (400 words)
Quantitative ‐ key variables, study population, methodology/paradigm, context
Background to the problem:
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What is the gap in knowledge?
What will the study attempt to do in order to answer the gap in knowledge
Is the study guided by a theoretical/conceptual framework? If so, what is it and how will it be used?
Study objectives & study significance ( 200 words)
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What is the significance of this study?
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Study significance should relate to study objectives
Research design and, Sampling & recruitment ( 225 words)
Will you be using Research design: a quantitative or qualitative approach and why?
Within quantitative or qualitative research is there a specific research tradition that you want to use and why?
Is the study retrospective or prospective?
Is the study longitudinal or cross sectional?
Why is this, the best design to answer the research question or problem?
Sampling and Recruitment:
What sampling strategy do you intend to use and why?
What sample size do you intend to achieve?
How will you determine if the sample size is adequate?
Who will participants be recruited?
where will recruit participants and where will they be recruited