Qualitative Research in Health Care / Edition 2

Qualitative Research in Health Care / Edition 2

by Catherine Pope
     
 

ISBN-10: 0727913964

ISBN-13: 9780727913968

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Wiley

This fully revised and updated edition of Qualitative Research in Health Care offers a clear and accessible introduction to conducting and interpreting qualitative research, with new material looking at the ethics of qualitative research, how to assess its quality and how to use qualitative methods within different styles of research and in the emerging area of…  See more details below

Overview

This fully revised and updated edition of Qualitative Research in Health Care offers a clear and accessible introduction to conducting and interpreting qualitative research, with new material looking at the ethics of qualitative research, how to assess its quality and how to use qualitative methods within different styles of research and in the emerging area of research synthesis. Already established as the best-selling title amongst health care professionals and students, this concise, practical and easy-to-use guide continues to show how qualitative research can be employed effectively and appropriately to answer some of the questions confronting health care researchers today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780727913968
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
5.63(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.29(d)

Table of Contents


List of contributors     vii
Preface     ix
Qualitative methods in health research   Catherine Pope   Nicholas Mays     1
Qualitative interviews   Nicky Britten     12
Focus groups   Jenny Kitzinger     21
Observational methods   Catherine Pope   Nicholas Mays     32
Conversation analysis   Sarah Collins   Nicky Britten     43
Ethical issues   Dawn Goodwin     53
Analysing qualitative data   Catherine Pope   Sue Ziebland   Nicholas Mays     63
Quality in qualitative health research   Nicholas Mays   Catherine Pope     82
Combining qualitative and quantitative methods   Alicia O'Cathain   Kate Thomas     102
Case studies   Justin Keen     112
Action research   Julienne Meyer     121
Consensus development methods   Nick Black     132
Synthesising qualitative research   Catherine Pope   Nicholas Mays     142
Index     153

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