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Nursing research : generating and assessing evidence for nursing practice

Denise F Polit Cheryl Tatano Beck c2008

Available at GFC MSU Weaver Library  Stacks  (RT81.5.P64 2008 )()

  • Title:
    Nursing research : generating and assessing evidence for nursing practice
  • Author: Denise F Polit
  • Cheryl Tatano Beck
  • Subjects: Nursing -- Research -- Methodology; Nursing Research -- methods; Soins infirmiers -- Recherche -- Mâethodologie; Enfermagem (mâetodos de pesquisa); Enfermagem (pesquisa)
  • Description: Foundations of nursing research and evidence-based practice -- Introduction to nursing research in an evidence-based practice environment -- Translating research evidence into nursing practice : evidence-based nursing -- Generating evidence : key concepts and steps in qualitative and quantitative research -- Conceptualizing a study to generate evidence for nursing -- Conceptualizing research problems, research questions, and hypotheses -- Finding and critiquing evidence : research literature reviews -- Developing a theoretical or conceptual context -- Generating research evidence ethically -- Designing a study to generate evidence for nursing -- Planning a nursing study -- Developing an approach for a qualitative study -- Designing quantitative studies -- Enhancing rigor in quantitative research -- Undertaking research for specific purposes -- Developing a sampling plan -- Collecting research data -- Designing and implementing a data collection plan -- Collecting unstructured data -- Collecting structured data -- Assessing measurement quality in quantitative studies -- Developing and testing self-report scales --
    Analyzing and interpreting research data -- Analyzing qualitative data -- Enhancing quality and integrity in qualitative research -- Describing data through statistics -- Using inferential statistics to test hypotheses -- Using multivariate statistics to analyze complex relationships -- Designing a qualitative analysis strategy : from data collection to interpretation -- Building an evidence base for nursing practice -- Integrating research evidence : meta-analysis and metasynthesis -- Disseminating evidence : reporting research findings -- Writing proposals to generate evidence -- Methodologic references -- Glossary -- Index.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Creation Date: c2008
  • Format: xviii, 796 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9780781794688 (alk. paper);ISBN0781794684 (alk. paper)
  • OCLC Number: 169872209
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000031879703376$$I01TRAILS_MSU_GFC
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9910461581103366
  • CKEY: 1282173$$I01TRAILS_MSU_GFC
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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