Are antiemetic medications useful for prevention of treatment of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting in childhood?
The introduction is a literature review that provides relevant background information on your research and sets the stage for the experimental results.
The purpose of the introduction section is therefore to involve the reader in the subject matter of the project and to explain the reasons for undertaking the study.
The introduction should give a critical description of the published papers and reviews which provide the rationale for your project. You will have to refer to published papers and this should be done as follows:- Briggs and Thompson (2008), Peterson et al (2009).
The introduction should provide the reader with sufficient background knowledge to be able to follow the remaining sections of the report. The introduction should finish with a clear proposal for the aims and objectives of your project.
The introduction should include:
• relevant background information about the project
• a literature review of published papers and reviews which provide the rationale for your project
• an explanation of the reasons for undertaking the study
• a clear proposal for the aims and objectives of your project.