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Nursing research : reading, using, and creating evidence / Janet Houser.

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Robertson Library RT81.5.H72 2012 STACKS Available -
Subject: Nursing > Research > Methodology.
Evidence-based nursing.

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  • ISBN: 9781449631734
  • ISBN: 9780763780142 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0763780146 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1449631738
  • Physical Description: xxv, 546 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: An introduction to research -- The importance of research as evidence in nursing -- The research process and ways of knowing -- Ethical and legal considerations in research -- Finding problems and writing questions -- The successful literature review -- Theoretical frameworks -- Selecting an appropriate research design -- The sampling strategy -- Measurement strategies -- Data collection methods -- Enhancing the validity of research -- Descriptive research questions and procedures -- Summarizing and reporting descriptive data -- Quantitative research questions and procedures -- Analysis and reporting of quantitative data -- Qualitative research questions and procedures -- Analyzing and reporting qualitative results -- Communicating research findings -- Translating research into practice.

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