Case studies are particularly useful in depicting a holistic portrayal of experiences and results regarding a program. Case studies are used to organise a wide range of information about a case and then analyse the contents by seeking patterns and themes in the data, and by further analysis through cross comparison with other cases.
The aim of the forum is to critically analyse published pre-hospital research articles and to initiate a discussion of the study’s strengths, limitations and significance to clinical practice.
A literature review is a body of text that aims to review the critical points of current knowledge including substantive findings as well as theoretical and methodological contributions to a particular topic. Literature reviews are secondary sources, and as such, do not report any new or original experimental work.