Anatomy of Research for Nurses

Title

Anatomy of Research for Nurses

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Description

By Christine Hedges and Barbara Williams.

Includes a chapter by College at Brockport faculty member Elizabeth Heavey: Analyzing your results.

Covers everything from formulating a hypothesis to the legal and ethical issues involved in performing and funding a research study. Providing a user-friendly approach to research, authors Christine Hedges and Barbara Williams brings together a team who bridges the gaps between academic learning and research in a clinical setting using learning elements such as question and answer sections, sample protocols and frameworks, data collection and measurement examples, and so much more.

ISBN

1938835115

Publication Date

2014

Publication Information

Indianapolis : Sigma Theta Tau International, 2014.

xxviii, 324 pages ; 24 cm.

Disciplines

Nursing

Department

Nursing

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: RT81.5 .H43 2014

CONTENTS: The support structures of research. Infrastructure for nursing research in clinical settings / Teri Wurmser -- EBP, QI, research : strange bedfellows or kindred spirits? / Ellen Fineout-Overholt -- Reading and conducting research "head to toe." Getting started : finding ideas for research / Marianne Chulay -- From idea to research question to hypothesis / Jane Bliss-Holtz -- Forming research teams / Kathleen Russell-Babin -- Conducting a literature search and review / Catherine M. Boss and Barbara Williams -- Planning your study : quantitative research designs / Christine Hedges -- Methods : choosing your sample for quantitative studies / Pamela Wilson and Karen Stonecypher -- Data collection and measurement / Christine Hedges -- Data entry basics / Noreen B. Brennan -- Analyzing your findings / Elizabeth Heavey -- Qualitative research / Barbara Williams -- Dissemination : the last frontier / Margo A. Halm -- Important considerations in research. Legal and ethical considerations in research and publication / Shaké Ketefian and Richard W. Redman -- Research with special populations / Marie Boltz and James E. Galvin -- Funding your study / Claudia DeSabatino Smith -- Research, the internet, and social media : powerful resource or perilous endeavor? / Jane Bliss-Holtz.