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NSG3029 W5 ProjectResearch TemplateName:Cite the article reviewed in APA style:***In the template, any direct quotes from the articles needs to only include the page number.Week 5 TemplateCheck the correct method used in your articleQuantitative ■QualitativeIdentify the researchproblemThe problem in this article as identified by the authors is that nursing comprises thelargest healthcare workforce, and yet there is very little research examining nurses’ readiness for disaster (p. 281). The authors identified a gap in education for nurses to be prepared for natural disasters. Also, they identified the confidence level of nurses and likelihood of taking responsibility in a risk situation. It is believed that most nurses in the U.S. are unprepared to respond to and manage major disaster situations (p.282).Identify the research purposeThis article is a descriptive analysis of rural nurses’ perceived readiness to manage disaster situations (p. 281). This research study was undertaken to describe the status of the nurse preparedness to manage disasters to help communities and healthcare systems strengthen their emergency response programs (p. 281).Summarize the literaturereviewThe literature review identified the terms used within the study. The literature givesclarification to human-induced disasters, natural disasters, biological disasters, and the definition of disaster by the Pan American Health Organization. The literature goes on to define disaster preparedness as the comprehensive skills, abilities, knowledge, and actions that are needed to respond and prepare for a threat.Identify the framework ortheoretical perspectiveThe theoretical underpinning of this study consisted of certain aspects of Deci’s Self-determination Theory (SDT) (p. 282). SDT uses an organismic perspective by claiming that individuals are active organisms who seek challenges in their environment to achieve personal growth and development (p. 282). One part of thisstudy was to identify any factors that may influence nurses to achieve personal growth and development to be prepared for natural disasters. This is to identify if