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A survival guide for health research methods / Tracy Ross.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at College of the Rockies.

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Cranbrook Campus R 852 .R67 2012 (Text) 31111000151116 CRANBROOK Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780335244737 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0335244734 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 195 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Maidenhead : McGraw Hill/Open University Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Chapter 1: Evidence Based Practice -- Chapter 2: The Nature of Research -- Chapter 3: Quantitative Research -- Chapter 4: Analysis of Quantitative Data -- Chapter 5: Qualitative Research -- Chapter 6: Qualitative Analysis -- Chapter 7: Mixed Methods -- Chapter 8: Ethics in Research -- Chapter 9: Searching for Literature -- Chapter 10: Critically Reviewing Literature -- Appendix -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
This handy book is an ideal companion for all health and nursing students looking for an accessible guide to research. Written in a friendly style, the book takes the stress out of research learning by offering realistic, practical guidance and demystifying research methods jargon. The book takes you through the main methods, tools and approaches used by health researchers and uses examples and case studies to highlight good and bad practice in research.
Subject: Medicine > Research > Methodology.
Medical care > Research > Methodology.
Biomedical Research > methods.
Qualitative Research.
Research Design.

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