Critiquing Nursing Research 2nd Edition

Author: John Cutcliffe,Martin Ward

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN: 1856424413

Category: Medical

Page: 352

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This second edition of Quay Books' bestselling title retains all of the successful features of the first, plus additional material including a chapter on European psychiatric research. Foreword by Kevin Gournay.

Essentials of Nursing Research

Appraising Evidence for Nursing Practice

Author: Denise F. Polit,Cheryl Tatano Beck

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1609130049

Category: Nursing

Page: 610

View: 2072

Essentials of Nursing Research is designed to teach students how to read, understand, analyze, and evaluate research reports in nursing practice. The Seventh Edition has been updated with stronger coverage of evidence-based practice, including content on how to read, interpret, and critique systematic reviews, which are considered by many to be a cornerstone of evidence-based practice. Also included in the Seventh Edition: a more balanced presentation of medical and social science methods and nomenclature; enhanced coverage of qualitative research; and more.

Nursing Research and Statistics

Author: Nursing Research Society of India

Publisher: Pearson Education India

ISBN: 933252047X


Page: 409

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Nursing Research and Statistics provides a clear understanding of the principles and processes of nursing research, which is an essential subject for nursing students. This is a comprehensive text, written by eminent members of the Nursing Research Society of India (NRSI), that also looks into the methods of data collection, its analysis and presentation. Based on the Indian Nursing Council syllabus, this book is specially designed to meet the needs of B.Sc. students of nursing.

Canadian Essentials of Nursing Research

Author: Joanne Profetto-McGrath,Denise F. Polit,Cheryl Tatano Beck

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 160547729X

Category: Medical

Page: 501

View: 3427

"Completely revised With timely content and state-of-the-art research undertaken by Canadian nurse researchers, the Third Edition of this trusted resource provides the guidance you need to effectively critique every aspect of nursing research and apply the results to clinical practice. Canadian Essentials of Nursing Research uses clear, straightforward language and a "user-friendly" presentation to help you understand, retain, and apply fundamental concepts with ease." --Book Jacket.

The Practice of Nursing Research

Conduct, Critique & Utilization

Author: Nancy Burns (Ph. D.),Susan K. Grove

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company

ISBN: 9780721691770

Category: Nursing

Page: 840

View: 8497

The fourth edition of THE PRACTICE OF NURSING RESEARCH expands upon the already extensive coverage of the previous editions, using new real research examples and comprehensive coverage of qualitative research to build an even better guide to nursing research. This field-leading resource includes relevant web sites within its twenty nine chapters to immediately link the reader to other current related content, and has itself been expanded and clarified to update its authoritative research and information. With an emphasis on critical thinking in the process of research that it guides the reader through and the inclusion of evidence-based practice, the fourth edition of THE PRACTICE OF NURSING RESEARCH shows why it is the leader in its field.

Study Guide for Nursing Research

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber,Carey Berry,Jennifer Yost

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323293662

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 5641

This essential study guide is completely updated to reflect the evidence-based focus and fresh content of the 7th edition of Nursing Research. It provides chapter-by-chapter review and a variety of innovative learning activities to help you strengthen your critical appraisal and research application skills. Introduction and Learning Outcomes help you focus on key content. Content Mastery Activities such as fill-in-the-blank, matching, and multiple-choice questions, word scramble exercises, crossword puzzles, and critical thinking activities help you apply essential concepts. Critique Activities refer to research studies from the textbook and challenge you to critique various aspects of the research. Web-Based Activities direct you to online sources of information to practice appraising research found on the Internet. Evidence-Based Practice Activities at the end of each chapter reinforce the importance of using research evidence in clinical practice. An Answer Key at the back of the study guide allows you to check your answers for immediate performance feedback.

Nursing Research Critiques

A Model for Excellence

Author: Karen Bauce, DNP, RN, MPA, NEA-BC,Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826175414

Category: Medical

Page: 340

View: 2906

Fosters fundamental skills needed to critically evaluate evidence from published research studies This is the first resource to provide APRN students and practicing clinicians with a step-by-step guide to critically analyze evidence from research studies. As part of a profession that relies on best evidence, nurses need to be able to effectively assess research articles. Equipped with these skills, nurses will lead an informed practice and improve patient care. With 14 qualitative and quantitative studies, chapters use previously published research articles to demonstrate the actual critique process. This text delves past outlining the elements of critique to teach by example, walking through every part of a research article, from the title to the conclusion, and highlighting specific queries which need to be answered to craft a strong critique. The research articles in this book offer a broad range of clinical areas and diverse methodologies to highlight the fundamental differences between qualitative and quantitative studies, their underlying paradigms and relative strengths and weaknesses. With a consistent, robust critiquing template, this content can easily be applied to countless additional research studies. Key Features: Comprises the only text to offer research critiques in nursing Provides actual examples of critiques of published research papers by experienced nurse researchers and educators Showcases a diverse range of research studies Structures critiques consistently to enable replication of the process Useful to hospitals, especially those with Magnet certification.

Nursing Research

Principles and Methods

Author: Denise F. Polit,Cheryl Tatano Beck

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781737333

Category: Medical

Page: 758

View: 504

This graduate level nursing research textbook continues the expansion of coverage on qualitative research, including important issues for specific qualitative traditions such as grounded theory, phenomenology and ethnography. Developing solid evidence for practice will be emphasized throughout the text, and important evaluative concepts like reliability, validity, and trustworthiness will be introduced. Other new features include stronger international content (with an emphasis on Canadian and Australian research), inclusion of “tips” in boxes located in appropriate places throughout the chapters, and the use of summary bullet points. This edition will now offer a free Connection Website,

The Practice of Nursing Research

Conduct, Critique and Utilization

Author: Nancy Burns,Susan K. Grove,Dorothy J. Stuppy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780721630571

Category: Nursing

Page: 848

View: 2353

This instuctor's manual accompanies third edition providing step-by-step guidance for critiquing, using and conducting quantitative and qualitative nursing research, with an aim to help the reader make informed choices about their approach to research. Information is included on phenomemologial research, grounded theory research, ethnographic research, historical research, philosophical inquiry and critical social theory.

Encyclopedia of Nursing Research, Third Edition

Author: Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN,Meredith Kazer, PhD, APRN, A/GNP-BC

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826107516

Category: Medical

Page: 732

View: 2735

Named a 2013 Doody's Essential Purchase! Named a "Choice Outstanding Academic Title" for 2007 and an "AJN Book of the Year" The award-winning Encyclopedia of Nursing Research, now in its third edition, is the comprehensive resource for tracking developments in the field. With over 20 new areas of research, and meticulous updates of original entries, the encyclopedia presents key terms and concepts and their application to practice. Pithy entries provide the most relevant and current research perspectives, and will be a starting point for future content and references. Nurse researchers, educators, students, and all clinical specialties will find the encyclopedia an important introduction to the breadth of nursing research today. New topics include NIH-funded research areas, a comprehensive survey of major nursing research journals, addictions care, palliative care, translational science, simulation, trauma care, family-centered care, mild cognitive impairment, active surveillance for cancer care, workplace and empowerment research, nurse engagement, nurse-physician collaboration, CAM and empowerment research, spirituality, synthesis and action research, mixed methods research, systematic review, ethnopharmacology, and more. Key Features: Includes NIH-funded research topics Provides a comprehensive survey of major nursing research journals Adds over 20 new areas of research and updates original entries Written by over 200 nursing research experts Organized alphabetically for easy access to information

Fundamentals of Nursing Research

Author: Brockopp,Marie T. Hastings-Tolsma

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763715670

Category: Medical

Page: 536

View: 2417

This book is written to inspire enthusiasm among nursing students toward the research process. Concepts are presented in a unique worktext format, which makes it easier for students to understand and simplify the principles of research.

Understanding nursing research

Author: Nancy Burns (Ph. D.),Susan K. Grove

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company

ISBN: 9780721681061

Category: Medical

Page: 509

View: 8756

The new, second edition of this AJN Book of the Year introduces each step in the nursing research process, and shows how to read, summarize, critique, and use the findings in clinical practice. The authors both published nurse researchers employ a consistent style and a nursing-oriented approach. Highlights from published research studies and critique questions make this subject easy to understand and enjoyable to learn.

Understanding Nursing Research

Author: Nancy Burns,Susan K. Grove

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P

ISBN: 9780721644370

Category: Nursing

Page: 216

View: 3939

Basic Steps in Planning Nursing Research

From Question to Proposal

Author: Pamela J. Brink,Marilynn J. Wood

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763715717

Category: Medical

Page: 408

View: 3672

This text explores the theory, rationale, and literature behind nursing research, viewing the research proposal as a problem-solving process and focusing on the beginning phase of research, the research plan. It shows how to write a researchable question, develop a research problem, use and critique

Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice

Author: Rebecca Keele

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763780586

Category: Medical

Page: 276

View: 2412

Nursing Research and Evidenced-Based Practice offers a unique approach to learning about nursing research and in particular evidence-based nursing practice. It is ideal for nursing students and practicing nurses who need to understand the language of research and the significance of research to their practice, as well as integrate research and evidence-based practice into their own practices. This innovative text provides a step-by-step guide on how to develop evidence-based practice proposals for the real world, and focuses on analyzing all forms of evidence. with chapter objectives, tables

Basic Steps in Planning Nursing Research

From Question to Proposal

Author: Marilynn J. Wood,Janet C. Kerr

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734787

Category: Medical

Page: 537

View: 2765

As an introduction to the research process, Basic Steps in Planning Nursing Research, Sixth Edition focuses on the development of an effective research plan, and guides readers through all stages of the process--from finding a research topic, to the final written proposal. The text presents the research steps in a logical manner and demonstrates how decisions at each stage directly affect what can be accomplished at the subsequent step. Throughout the entire process, the actual research question remains at the forefront of the plan.Beginning researchers new to the process will find Basic Steps particularly helpful, learning where to find information relevant to their topic, how to organize the information, and how to clearly communicate their questions, ideas, and plans. This text is also a great resource for researchers with higher levels of expertise who need guidance in developing a quality research plan. Regardless of the researcher's expertise level, Basic Steps in Planning Nursing Research treats the planning process as an art and maintains that research is only as good as its plan.

Foundations of Nursing Research

Author: Rose Marie Nieswiadomy

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780136129806

Category: Medical

Page: 425

View: 6749

This book provides registered nurses with an easy-to understand description of nursing research. Everyone who reads this book, including people outside the nursing profession, agree that it is very readable and concise. Nursing Research on the Web sections have been added, increasing readers' interest in nursing research as they discover information available on the Internet. Concepts of evidence-based practice and outcomes research have been added. Excerpts from 58 published nursing research studies are integrated throughout the book. Most are from studies published in 2000. Self-tests are included. An invaluable reference book for registered nurses.

Understanding Nursing Research

Building an Evidence-Based Practice

Author: Nancy Burns,Susan K. Grove

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437726550

Category: Medical

Page: 592

View: 1712

Learn how to evaluate and apply research with the #1 nursing research book! Understanding Nursing Research: Building an Evidence-Based Practice is known for its authoritative content, a time-tested step-by-step approach, and abundant use of research examples. With improved clarity and readability, the new edition strengthens its focus on evidence-based practice to better demonstrate how the steps of the research process relate to evidence-based nursing. Written by two of the leaders in the field of nursing research, Nancy Burns and Susan K. Grove, this full-color text offers unique insights into understanding, appraising, and applying published research to evidence-based practice. Authoritative content is written by two of the true pioneers in nursing research, who offer unique, first-hand insights into the field. Research examples provide practice in working with published studies, with many of the examples including Critical Appraisal and Implications for Practice sections. A clear, step-by-step organization introduces the research process and demonstrates how this systematic framework relates to evidence-based practice. An expanded emphasis on evidence-based practice helps you develop skills in studying and appraising published research, so you are prepared for your role in working with research evidence. Enhanced coverage of qualitative research allows prepares you to approach research questions and clinical questions with an unbiased view of the researcher's methodology. Two different appraisal processes are included: A traditional in-depth critical appraisal process prepares you for graduate-level work in research. A concise, practice-focused research appraisal process equips you for quick and accurate evaluation of the applicability of research findings to clinical practice. Updated research examples prepare you for evidence-based practice by using the physiologic conditions and hospitalized patients seen in clinicals.

Essentials of Nursing Research

Methods, Appraisal, and Utilization

Author: Denise F. Polit,Bernadette P. Hungler

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


Category: Nursing

Page: 422

View: 3508