Introduction To Research And Medical Literature For Health Professionals / Edition 4 available in Paperback
Introduction to Research and Medical Literature for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is included in the 2015 edition of the essential collection of Doody's Core Titles.
Introduction to Research and Medical Literature for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is an essential resource to help students, faculty, and practitioners understand the research process, interpret data, comprehend results, and incorporate findings into practice. From choosing a research project and developing the research process design, to systematically gathering information, analyzing, interpreting data, differentiating among conflicting results, and finally understanding the overall evaluation, Introduction to Research and Medical Literature for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition will help students and practitioners develop research skills to acquire and contribute knowledge that benefits their patients.
NEW TO THE FOURTH EDITION
NEW Chapter: Statistics in Health Care
NEW Chapter: Systematic Reviews
Heavily revised chapter on the regulatory protection of human subjects, providing readers with a comprehensive look at the workings of the institutional review board
Completely rewritten chapter on qualitative research
Learning Objectives at the beginning of each chapter, presenting the chapter's desired outcomes to the reader
Instructor Resources: Instructor's Manual, Slides in PowerPoint format, Test Bank
Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Physician Assistant Studies, School of Health Professions, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Distinguished Teaching Professor (Retired), Department of Physician Assistant Studies and Dean (Retired), School of Health Professions, UT Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
Table of Contents
PartI Getting Started Chapter1 Introduction Chapter2 Regulatory Protection of Human Subjects in Research Chapter3 The Research Problem Chapter4 Review of the Literature Chapter5 The Systematic Review PartII The Research Process: Design Chapter6 Methodology Chapter7 Survey Research Chapter8 Qualitative Research Chapter9 Community-Based Participatory Research Chapter10 Clinical Investigations PartIII The Research Process: Analysis Chapter11 Data Analysis Chapter12 Exploring Statistics Comparing Differences in Health Care Chapter13 The Results Section Chapter14 The Discussion Section PartIV The Research Process: Writing and Interpretation Chapter15 References Chapter16 Writing and Publishing in the Health Professions Chapter17 Interpreting the Literature Appendix Funding Research: Grants