Nursing Research: An Introduction
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Nursing Research: An Introduction

by Pam Moule, Margaret Goodman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412912091

ISBN-13: 9781412912099

Pub. Date: 03/12/2009

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Nursing Research leads the novice nurse researcher and student nurse through the main techniques and skills required of a practising nurse researcher.

The authors provide readers with key information to understand, critically appraise and implement research in daily practice. Written in an accessible and engaging manner the book encourages students and

Overview

Nursing Research leads the novice nurse researcher and student nurse through the main techniques and skills required of a practising nurse researcher.

The authors provide readers with key information to understand, critically appraise and implement research in daily practice. Written in an accessible and engaging manner the book encourages students and practitioners to think about the whole research process, from reading the research of others to designing, conducting and analyzing their own research.

Key features include:

  • coverage of all aspects of doing research, from research design to data gathering and report writing
  • key words, chapter summaries and further readings
  • in-depth nursing-based examples throughout
  • an extensive companion website.

Nursing Research: An Introduction is an invaluable resource to both students at upper undergraduate and graduate level as well practicing nurses undertaking research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412912099
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/12/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Research in nursing
Sources of nursing knowledge
The research process
Research ethics and governance
Researching ethically
Developing research questions
Literature searching
Critical appraisal
Literature reviewing
Writing a research proposal
Research approaches and design
Rigour and trustworthiness in research
Experimental designs
Qualitative research approaches
Evaluation and outcomes-based research
Consensus methods
Action research
Other research designs
Systematic literature reviews
Sampling techniques
Mixed methods
Survey design and questionnaires
Interviews
Observations
Other methods of data collection
Quantitative data analysis techniques - Mollie Gilchrist and Chris Wright
Qualitative data analysis techniques
Presenting and disseminating research
Using research in practice

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