Internet for Nursing Research: A Guide to Strategies, Skills, and Resources / Edition 1

Internet for Nursing Research: A Guide to Strategies, Skills, and Resources / Edition 1

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Internet for Nursing Research: A Guide to Strategies, Skills, and Resources / Edition 1

This book is a resource for using the internet as a tool in all aspects of nursing research--conducting it, teaching it, and using it. From searching online databases to creating surveys and recruiting research subjects online, the internet opens new possibilities in the research process, as well as new problems. Experienced researchers describe internet-based research methods, information on online methods for teaching research, and accessing the research of others. The appendixes include samples of existing research projects that use internet-based methodologies, as well as a listing of online resources for researchers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826145451
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Publication date: 09/20/2004
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

    Introduction, Joyce J. Fitzpatrick
    Part I: Accessing Information Online
  1. Developing Information Literacy, Kimberly S. Glassman
  2. Techniques to Improve Database Searching, Laree J. Schoolmeesters
  3. Evidence-Based Practice: Getting Online Information in the Clinical Setting, Trudy Johnson
  4. Electronic Theses and Dissertations, Linda M. Goodfellow

  5. Part II: Conducting Research Online
  6. An Overview of Research Methods Using the Internet, Kristen S. Montgomery
  7. Online Subject Recruitment, Suzanne Hetzel Campbell
  8. Data Collection with Personal Data Assistants, Cindy L. Munro and Judith A. Lewis
  9. Research Collaboratories: Using Technologies to Advance Science, Diane J. Skiba
  10. Survey Research, Eun-Shim Nahm, Mary Etta C. Mills and Barbara M. Resnick
  11. Specific Challenges in Using the Internet for Research, Jan V.R. Belcher
  12. Obtaining Grants for Internet-Based Research Projects, Eun-Ok Im and Wonchik Chee
  13. Institutional Review Board Issues in Internet-Based Research, Eun-Ok Im and Wonshik Chee
  14. Hardware and Software Options, John M. Clochesy
  15. Security for Research Office Computers and Databases, Mary L. McHugh

  16. Part III: Teaching Research Online
  17. Using the Internet in Undergraduate Research Education, Carol Holdcraft
  18. Web-Based Graduate Research Courses, Nola Stair and Carolyn F. Waltz
  19. PhD Programs Online, Carol M. Patton, Patricia Fedorka, and Natalie Pavlovich
  20. Internet-Based Continuing Education in Research, Kristen S. Montgomery
  21. Challenges in Research Utilization for Educators & Clinicians, Meredith Wallace

  22. Appendix 1: Samples of Internet-Based Research Projects
    Survey Research, Kristen S. Montgomery and Julie Heringhausen

    Internet-Based Intervention Research, Kristen S. Montgomery
    Qualitative Research, Bette K. Idemoto
    Appendix 2: Web Resources for Nursing Research

    General Resources, Kristen S. Montgomery
    Electronic Textbooks for Research, Kristen S. Montgomery
    Nursing Theory, Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, Kristen S. Montgomery, and Lucinda Farina
    Other Theories Used by Nurses, Kristen S. Montgomery
    Writing Resources, Kristen S. Montgomery


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