Always use the assignment instructions as your outline or skeleton.
A synopsis of the article (Introduction/Methods/Results/Discussion)
Introduction (You never actually use this heading; it is understood that it is the introduction or thesis and background.)
The following questions should be answered during the presentation. Just briefly plug these responses under the appropriate heading/subheading.
Why did the scientists perform the study (i.e., a brief description of background)?
Specify any possible connection between the exposure and the disease.
What were the major techniques used in the study?
What were the major results, did they support or negate the hypothesis, and do they point to further/future studies?
Why did you choose this particular article to review?
Was it interesting, informative, clearly written, or none of the above?
All credit will be given for your honest opinions.
A discussion of the article’s strengths and limitations.