Revista Cubana de Salud Pública
Print version ISSN 0864-3466
SARDUY DOMINGUEZ, Yanetsys. The information analysis and the qualitative and quantitative research. Rev. cub. salud pública [online]. 2007, vol.33, n.3. ISSN 0864-3466. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0864-34662007000300020.
The study provides some concepts on the information analysis and also some characteristics of the specialists working in this sphere. The quantitative and qualitative research methods, as lines of the Research Methodology, as well as the concepts and components of both methods were described. On the other hand, an assessment was made on the advantages and disadvantages of each of these methods with a view to using them in the information analysis.
Keywords : Information analysis; research methodology; qualitative research; quantitative research.