Research Database

Pathophysiology of SLE Glomerulonephritis

This 5 page research paper, which includes an abstract, offers an overview of the pathophysiology of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), with a particular focus on one of its most threatening complications, lupus glomerulonephritis (LGN). Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Pollock and Warhol

This 3 page research paper compares the Abstract Expressionism of Jackson Pollock to the Pop Art of Andy Warhol. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Neurotoxins

This 6 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, draws on a case study, Steyermark (2005), which describes a series of animal deaths that initially seems mysterious as the animals are without wounds or signs of disease. The neurotoxins Anatoxin-A and Saxitoxin are implicated as causing the animal deaths and the action of these toxins are described. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Quantitative Research in Criminology

This 6 page research paper, which includes a brief abstract, examines criminological research literature that focuses on the various purposes to which quantitative research methods are applied with the context of criminal justice/security management research. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Police Subculture and the Code of Silence

This 9 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, discusses the law enforcement subculture and the code of silence that causes police officers to maintain a "code of silence" regarding misconduct observed in their colleagues. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Integrating Christian Approaches to Counseling

This is a 15 page paper that includes an outline and an abstract. It offers a comprehensive overview of a personal philosophy on Christian counseling. Topics covered include understanding human personality, problem development, sourcing problems and structuring effective interventions, and the influence of worldview on theory. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Healthcare Reform

This 14 page research paper, which includes a short abstract and a 3 page outline, focuses on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) and discusses its benefits, deficits and effectiveness before offering conclusions and recommendations. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

ACA and Healthcare Reform

This 15 page research paper, which includes an abstract and an outline, describes and offers an overview of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). The changes, provisions and impact of the new law is described before offering conclusions and recommendations. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

Hemophilia

An 8 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, and offers a comprehensive overview of hemophilia. Type of hemophilia are described, along with its effects, historical background, prevalence, treatments and the focus of current research. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Gage, Galton and Brain Function

This 6 page research paper, which includes a brief abstract, considers the biopsycosocial approach to mental disorders as the writer discusses the case of Phineas Gage, who suffered a traumatic brain injury in 1848, and the theories of influence of Sir Francis Galton, who developed the theory of eugenics and sparked renewed interests n the nature/nurture debate. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Carbon Tax and Climate Change Policy

This 6 page research paper, which includes a short abstract, discusses 2 policy approaches to decreasing carbon emissions, which are the cap and trade approach and imposing a carbon tax on polluters. The writer argues in favor of the tax. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

PICO Question/Dialysis and Quality of Life

This 6 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, pertains to formulating a PICO question that focuses on hemodialysis patients and their quality of life. Bibliography cites 7 sources.

Needs of the Elderly

This 15 page research paper includes a 1 page abstract and 2 page working outline. The man body of the paper pertains to the broad variety of needs that should be addressed to provide comprehensive care to the elderly. This includes a discussion of transportation, disaster resources, health care and recovery, dental care and housing. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

Iliad, Aeneid and Mythology

This 9 page research paper/essay reports on the "Iliad" and the "Aeneid" and how the 2 epic poems reflect the Greek and Roman mythology, as well as the values of their eras. Page count includes a 1 page abstract and a 2 page annotated bibliography that lists 7 sources.

Fungal Meningitis

This 5 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, offers an overview of fungal meningitis and discusses the 2012 outbreak of this disease. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Economic Factors and Impact on Intelligence and Growth

This 14 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, focuses on the impact of socioeconomic status (SES) on childhood development, with particularly emphasis on academic achievement. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Literature Review

This 6 page paper provides an overview of articles on PTSD, with a focus on the impacts of PTSD and the need for therapuetic response. This paper provides an overview of 5 articlesa and includes a 1 page abstract. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

America Should Stop Engaging in Wars

A 5 page essay/research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, that argues against military engagement as a principal component of American foreign policy. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Readmission Rates and CHF Guidelines

An 8 page research paper, which includes a 1 page abstract, that examines the literature pertaining to the effect of evidence-based guidelines on hospital readmission rates for elderly congestive heart failure patients. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Disabled Veterans and Driving

An 11 page research paper, which includes a brief abstract, that examines the problems associated with disabled veterans and driving, focusing on those vets who have been diagnosed as having traumatic brian injury and post traumatic stress disorder. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

School Engagement

A 5 page research paper/essay, which includes a 1 page abstract, that discusses the importance of school engagement. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Puerto-Rican Americans and Identity

A 5 page research paper that includes 1 page abstract, which addresses the topic of Puerto Rican identity discussing its cultural, historical, political and racial features. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

The Role of the Psychological Contract in Regulating Employment Relationship - A Global Review

This 100 page paper examines the role of the psychological contract on the employment relationship in an international context. The paper is written as a dissertation, with a full introduction, literature review methodology and then research using a case study approach. The paper defines what is meant by a psychological contract and then considers the influences on the expectations of the employees and employers that are inherent in the psychological contract. Two cases studies are created and then analysed using international examples the employment relationship in France and Japan, these are examined to assess the theories, and assess the impact of the psychological contract on the employment relationship and how it is influenced by different cultures. The bibliography cites 89 sources.

New Directions in the Employee Performance Appraisal

An 8 page paper discussing the inability of standard performance review practice to serve either the organization or the employee and exploring innovative approaches to redesigning the process. Here, employees themselves are called on to redesign the process and create one by which performance is rated on the degree to which the employee has contributed to realizing the organization's goals. Includes a letter and an abstract. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Violence in the Media: Its Effect on Children

15 pages in length. This paper is an excellent research thesis on how violent behavior in children is related to violence in the media. Includes abstract, hypothesis, review of literature, proposed methodology, analysis and conclusion. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

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