Research question is :What segment of Chicago’s budget is dispersed to addressing nutrition in the homeless population? How well is Chicago currently addressing nutrition in the homeless population? or Does nutrition within the homeless population of Chicago affect the rate of comorbidities? How well is Chicago currently addressing nutrition in the homeless population?
Rapid Review and Analysis
World Length: 2000 words
For this assignment you will conduct a brief literature review on the topic of your choice.
Your review should contain the following components:
Introduction: Explain the purpose of your review, the specific research questions you are answering and
why they are important. Be brief but compelling!
Method: Explain the type of review you are conducting. Document your search strategy including the
date of search, your keywords and databases searched. Explain your inclusion/exclusion criteria and
how you assessed quality of evidence. Explain how you evaluated quality, be sure to cite the tools you
Evidence/Results: Discuss your main findings. Use a table or chart to present an overview of the articles
you reviewed. Your review should include between 4-10 articles (depending on your research topic). If
your search produces too many results, you may need to narrow your question or topic further. Include
an analysis of the article quality.
Conclusion: A brief conclusion, summarizing the overall findings and implications/recommendations for
the field. Your discussion of implications should consider the strengths/limitations of the evidence and
the limitations of this review.
Reference: List (not included in word count): Must choose and accurately apply a citation style (i.e. APA,
MLA, Vancouver) throughout the text and in reference list.
Key Readings: Khangura, S., Konnyu, K., Cushman, R. et al. Evidence summaries: the evolution of a
rapid review approach. Syst Rev 1, 10 (2012).