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QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH TITLE

Title

The effectiveness of home visits by specialist nurses in
preventing infections for those patients undergoing home
immunoglobulin therapy as opposed to those not
receiving such home visits.

This title immediately tells us a lot about the proposed
research study:
 We now know what we are looking at - how effective
are home visits in preventing infections to those
having their therapy at home rather than in hospital.
 We know the subjects - those having therapy at home
(in this case it is concerned with immunoglobulin
replacement therapy for those people with an immune
deficiency.
 We can probably guess that it is going to be a
quantitative study (survey study, rather than
experimental), as it is comparing two variables - those
not receiving home visits and those who are receiving
home visits.
 Consequently, we will want a large sample.

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