EWMA 2020, 18-20 Nov

EWMA 2020: How to Read a Paper - Understanding the Basics


This workshop aims to enable the audience to identify the key elements of a research paper:

  • What is the research question and primary outcome?
  • What are the objectives of the paper?
  • What are the results?
  • Have all outcomes been reported?
  • Critically discuss one research paper and understand:
    • Population and sample 
    • P values
    • Relative Risk (RR)
    • Confidence Intervals (CI)




Georgina Gethin, RGN, Dip, HEDip, PhD, Ireland

School of Nursing and Midwifery, National University Galway

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Caroline McIntosh, Prof., B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., United Kingdom

School of Health Sciences, NUI Galway