ISBN-10:
0880914157
ISBN-13:
9780880914154
Pub. Date:
10/01/2007
Publisher:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Research: Successful Approaches / Edition 3

Research: Successful Approaches / Edition 3

by Elaine R. Monsen

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ISBN-13: 9780880914154
Publisher: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Publication date: 10/01/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 500
Sales rank: 490,304
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Contributorsiii
Forewordxi
Introductionxiii
Part 1.The Research Question1
1.Descriptive Research Designs3
2.Analytic Research Designs15
3.Statistical Analysis, Data Presentation, Conclusions, and Applications29
Part 2.The Research Environment37
4.Conducting and Presenting Research Ethically39
5.How to Write Proposals and Obtain Funding49
Part 3.Analytic Research69
6.Analytic Nutrition Epidemiology71
7.Designing, Managing, and Conducting a Clinical Nutrition Study87
Part 4.Descriptive Research107
8.Descriptive Epidemiologic Research109
9.The Philosophy and Role of Qualitative Inquiry in Research120
10.Qualitative Research Methods: Sampling, Data Collection, Analysis, Interpretation, and Verification129
Part 5.Integrative and Translation Research147
11.Meta-analysis in Nutrition Research149
12.Research in Evidence-Based Practice164
13.Interpretation and Utilization of Data from the National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Program185
Part 6.Evaluation Methods in Research209
14.Design and Use of Questionnaires in Research211
15.Dietary Assessment and Validation227
16.Development and Use of Food Composition Data and Databases243
17.Biomarkers in Nutrition Research253
18.Research Methods for Human Sensory System Analysis and Food Evaluation270
Part 7.Key Aspects of Research in Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics289
19.Outcomes Research and Economic Analysis291
20.Research in Diet and Human Genetics319
21.Behavioral Theory-Based Research332
22.Research Methods in Complementary and Alternative Medicine341
23.Research in Foodservice Management352
24.Research Techniques Used to Support Marketing Management Decisions364
25.Dietetics Education Research382
Part 8.Useful Numbers in Research387
26.Estimating Sample Size389
27.Statistical Applications399
Part 9.Presentation of Research Data417
28.Techniques and Approaches for Presenting Research Data419
29.Illustrating the Results of Research432
30.Research Publications: The Perspectives of the Writer, the Reviewer, and the Reader448
Coda. Applications of Research to Practice459
31.Bridging Research to Practice461
Index473

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