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Research Skills

1st Edition

By Jeremy Jolley


72 pages

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pub: 2013-04-25
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Do you need to conduct or understand research to support your studies or evidence-based practice in healthcare? Ensure that you have all the research tools at your fingertips with this pocket-sized (120x80mm), spiral-bound, quick reference guide in the popular Nursing & Health Survival Guide series, which covers both quantitative and qualitative research.

Table of Contents

1. Definitions 2. The Literature 3. Common Quantitative Designs 4. Data Collection Methods 5. Types of Data 6. Probability and Significance 7. Selecting the Right Statistical Procedure 8. Commonly Used Statistical Tests 9. Statistical Analysis using SPSS 10. Qualitative Research 11. Doing Qualitative Research 12. Measuring the Trustworthiness of Qualitative Research 13. Research Ethics 14. Implementing Published Research 15. Getting Involved in Research 16. Publishing Research

About the Series

Nursing and Health Survival Guides

These handy pocket-sized books equip the nursing and healthcare student with all the essential information and tips they need whilst studying and on placement. Concise and ideal for quick reference, they cover key areas from clinical skills, through drugs in use and infection control, to health promotion and palliative care.

Offering quick and easy access to selected survival guides, the Nursing and Health Survival Guide app is now available for your smartphone or tablet!

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery
MEDICAL / Nursing / General