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Nursing research: methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice

Nursing research: methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice

LoBiondo-Wood, Geri; Haber, Judith

Now in full color, this easy-to-understand textbook offers a comprehensive introduction to nursing research concepts and methods. Evidence-based practice is emphasized throughout, with clear guidelines for evaluating research and applying scientific evidence to practice. Coverage includes qualitative and quantitative research, appraising and critiquing research, critical thinking, and clinical decision-making using research information

Book, Reproduction. English.
7th ed.
Published St. Louis, Miss.: Mosby Elsevier, 2010

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Details

Statement of responsibility: Geri LoBiondo-Wood, Judith Haber
ISBN: 0323057438, 9780323057431
Note: Previous ed.: 2006.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xvi, 601 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Contents

  1. PART I. OVERVIEW OF RESEARCH AND EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE
  2. Integrating the Processes of Research and Evidence-Based Practice
  3. Research Questions, Hypotheses, and Clinical Questions
  4. Gathering and Appraising the Literature
  5. PART II. PROCESSES AND EVIDENCE RELATED TO QUALITATIVE RESEARCH
  6. Introduction to Qualitative Research
  7. Qualitative Approaches to Research
  8. Appraising Qualitative Research
  9. PART III. PROCESSES AND EVIDENCE RELATED TO QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH
  10. Introduction to Quantitative Research
  11. Experimental and Quasiexperimental Designs
  12. Nonexperimental Designs
  13. Sampling
  14. Legal and Ethical Issues
  15. Data Collection Methods
  16. Reliability and Validity
  17. Data Analysis: Descriptive and Inferential Statistics
  18. Understanding Research Findings
  19. Appraising Quantitative Research
  20. PART IV. APPLICATION OF RESEARCH: EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE
  21. Developing an Evidence-Based Practice
  22. Tools for Applying Evidence to Practice
  23. APPENDICES