Quantitative or Qualitative? Quiz 1
Quiz #1
Review the two detailed article citations below. Note in particular the information given in the Publication Type. Which of these would be considered "qualitative?"

Title: A glomus caroticum case accompanied by a giant thyroidal nodule.

Author(s): Tetik O; Yetkin U; Bayrak S; Erdogan N; Y'rekli I; G-rb-z A

Affiliation: Chief Resident, Assoc. Prof. Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Izmir Atat'rk Training and Research Hospital, Turkey

Source: Internet Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery (INTERNET J THORAC CARDIOVASC SURG), 2008; 10(2). (11p) (20 ref)

Publication Type: journal article - case study, diagnostic images, pictorial

Journal Subset: Biomedical; Online; Peer Reviewed; USA


Title: Comprehensively assessing cognitive and behavioral risks for HIV infection among middle-aged and older adults.

Author(s): Paniagua FA; O'Boyle M

Affiliation: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-0189, fpaniagu@utmb.edu

Source: Educational Gerontology (EDUC GERONTOL), 2008 Apr; 34(4): 267-81 (29 ref)

Publication Type: journal article - questionnaire/scale, research, tables/charts

Journal Subset: Biomedical; Double Blind Peer Reviewed; Online/Print; Peer Reviewed; USA

A is Qualitative

B is Qualitative