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Author Whitehead, Dean, author.
Title Nursing and midwifery research : methods and appraisal for evidence based practice / Dean Whitehead, Caleb Ferguson, Geri LoBiondo-Wood, Judith Haber.
Imprint ©2020
Chatswood, NSW : Elsevier Australia, 2020.
Edition 6th edition.
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 KEMH Library  WY 20.5 NUR 2020    DUE 16-07-24
 KEMH Library  WY 20.5 NUR 2020    AVAILABLE


Phys. Description xiii, 426 pages : illustrations, charts ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes index and bibliographical references.
Note Australia and New Zealand edition.
Contents Section 1 Research Awareness -- The significance of nursing and midwifery research and evidence-based practice -- An overview of research theory, process and design -- Ethical and legal issues in research -- Critically searching and reviewing the research literature -- Identifying research ideas, questions, statements and hypotheses -- Section 2 Research Appreciation and Consumerism -- Common qualitative methods -- Data collection and sampling in qualitative research -- Common qualitative methods -- Sampling data in qualitative research -- Data collection in qualitative studies -- Assessing measuring instruments -- Analysing data in qualitative research -- Mixed-methods research -- Indigenous peoples and research -- Applying research knowledge: evidence-based practice development and knowledge translation -- Section 3 Conducting Primary Research -- Writing research proposals and grant applications -- Managing a research project: roles and processes -- Writing and presenting research findings for dissemination -- A research project journey: from conception to completion.
Summary "Nursing and Midwifery Research is an essential guide in assisting students and practitioners develop sound research skills to enhance their knowledge and practice. The 6th ANZ edition includes the most recent updates and developments in Australian and New Zealand nursing and midwifery practice, with a focus on evidence-based practice, along with a range of contemporary research articles and pedagogy to support specific chapter content. Using clear language and examples, the 6th edition of Nursing and Midwifery Research provides a valuable resource to assist healthcare students and practitioners in developing strong skills in research literacy and critical appraisal, as well as the confidence to successfully conduct research and apply outcomes to practice." -- Publisher.
Subject Midwifery.
Nursing Research.
Research Design.
Qualitative Research.
Evidence-based Nursing -- methods.
Alt Author Ferguson, Caleb, author.
LoBiondo-Wood, Geri, author.
Haber, Judith, author.
ISBN 9780729543408 paperback