OTBS 46000: Research Methods in Occupational Therapy

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Migrants & Occupational Challenges


1. migrant* or immigrant* or ethic group* or minorit* or refugee*
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Occupational Balance of College Students


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2. occupational balance or "life balance"

Motivation in Children with Physical Disabili


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Outdoor Play -- Playground Accessibility




1. outdoor play or outdoor education or playground
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1. Computer* or Laptop* or Internet   or Cell phone* or Mobile phone* or Wireless communication or Mobile device or Electronic device or Facebook or Twitter or Instant messaging or Text messaging or social media or social networking
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Aquatics in OT for Older Adults



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Books on Survey Design

Fink, A. (2013). How to conduct surveys : a step-by-step guide. 5th ed. Los Angeles: SAGE.
Sue, V. M, & Ritter, L. A. (2012). Conducting online surveys. 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage.
Brace, I. (2008). Questionnaire design: how to plan, structure and write survey material for effective market research, second edition. 2nd ed. London: Kogan Page.
Brace, I. (2004). Questionnaire design : how to plan, structure, and write survey material for effective market research. London: Kogan Page.
Iarossi, G. (2005). The power of survey design: a user's guide for managing surveys, interpreting results, and influencing respondents.Washington, DC: World Bank.

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