Qualitative Research in Nursing and Healthcare

Author: Immy Holloway
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118713556
Release Date: 2013-05-09
Genre: Medical

'…a wonderfully easy-to-follow text which manages tocombine practical procedures with clear explanations of theunderlying theoretical concepts.' Nursing Standard (from review of firstedition) The third edition of this successful book incorporates recentdevelopments in nursing research, with updates to every chapter.Abstract ideas in qualitative research are clearly explained andmore complex theories are included. Structured into four clearsections, the book looks at initial stages, methods of datacollection, qualitative approaches and analysis of collected data. Brand new chapter on Mixed Methods Research Considers a variety of approaches from Ethnography to ActionResearch Allows the reader to dip in and out depending on their choiceof approach Detailed reference lists provide guidance for furtherreading Links research with real nursing practice through relevantexamples throughout Professor Immy Holloway has been at BournemouthUniversity since its inception and works in the School of Healthand Social Care. Though now retired from full-time work, she stilltakes an active in teaching and PhD supervision. She wrote, editedand co-wrote several books in the field of qualitative researchwhich have been translated into several languages and publishedarticles in peer reviewed journals. Her latest book is A-Z ofQualitative Research in Healthcare. (2008) Oxford:Blackwell. Stephanie Wheeler, an academic with a nursing and healthvisiting background, is a specialist in healthcare ethics and wasfor many years chair of an ethics committee. She has givenlectures on ethics all over the UK, organised research conferencesin qualitative research and also published in this field.

Qualitative Research Methodology in Nursing and Health Care

Author: Collette Clifford
Publisher:
ISBN: 0443057389
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Medical care

One of the Healthcare Active Learning series of open learning books. This book offers open learning courses ranging from 15-40 hours study time at an extremeley low cost. The book all contain workbook sections, readers/resource sections, exercises, and self-assessment sections.

Nursing and Healthcare Research at a Glance

Author: Alan Glasper
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118778791
Release Date: 2016-08-29
Genre: Medical

Nursing and Healthcare Research at a Glance is perfect for nursing and healthcare students, as well as newly qualified practitioners and anyone looking for a refresher or introduction to research. Covering a broad range of topics gathered under key sections, this essential book combines informative diagrams and images to provide memorable information for students on one page, and accessible, clearly written text on the facing page. It includes information on a range of quantitative and qualitative research methods, the process of gaining ethical permission, conducting research with special groups including children, and successfully conducting reviews of the literature. Key features include: Clear and informative full colour illustrations throughout An emphasis on need-to-know research information for busy students and healthcare staff A wide range of research methods, currently used in modern healthcare research An impressive line-up of specialist and well-known experts in the field of health and nursing research This book provides quick access to the principles and reality of research and its implementation within the education and practice environment. It is essential reading for anyone in health service education and service settings with limited time who need to draw on research evidence.

Advanced Qualitative Research for Nursing

Author: Joanna Latimer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781405149983
Release Date: 2009-02-12
Genre: Medical

This collection presents up-to-the-minute qualitative researchmethodologies creatively developed by and within nursing. The bookis written by authors at the forefront of their fields. It is aimedat enabling people to research critical issues for nursing practiceand health care. Nurses face the imperative for practice grounded inresearch-based evidence. The book demonstrates how qualitativemethodologies can produce rigorous and valid research. Drawing onempirical data each chapter introduces a particular contemporaryapproach; examines the literature in its field; discusses itsrelevance for nursing and health care; and explains what claims toknowledge can be made.

Qualitative Research in Health Care

Author: Catherine Pope
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118703120
Release Date: 2013-05-30
Genre: Medical

This fully revised and updated edition of Qualitative Researchin Health Care offers a clear and accessible introduction toconducting and interpreting qualitative research, incorporating newexamples, references and chapters relevant for a comprehensiveintroduction to the subject. New chapters and references include: Synthesising qualitative research Secondary analysis of primary data Ethical issues Mixed research methods and integrating qualitative withquantitative techniques Consensus and other methods for eliciting public andprofessional views and preferences Conversation analysis

Qualitative Research In Health Care

Author: Holloway, Immy
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 033521293X
Release Date: 2005-06-01
Genre: Medical

This edited text on qualitative research methods in health is aimed at a multi-professional, multi-disciplinary audience. It explains qualitative methods applied specifically to health care research and draws extensively on European examples.

Introducing Research and Evidence Based Practice for Nursing and Healthcare Professionals

Author: Jeremy Jolley
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317902539
Release Date: 2013-11-26
Genre: Medical

Research can seem difficult to get to grips with. However, at the heart of this book is the view that research is essentially a simple activity, the principles of which can be readily understood by students new to the subject. Each chapter guides the reader to uncover the 'mysteries' of research, exposing each aspect in turn, while demonstrating how research in healthcare is a practical activity, orientated directly to patient care. Fully updated to refer to the latest sources and studies, this book now includes: Two new chapters on qualitative research, clearly explaining what it is and how to do it A comprehensive glossary of qualitative and quantitative terms to demystify tricky terminology An appendix of statistical tests, explaining the procedures for each Many new examples from practice, applying the theory to a wide range of scenarios from across the healthcare professions This book is designed for all students of nursing and allied health professions studying research for the first time. Research is illustrated through examples of activities familiar to students from their daily lives, helping to build confidence in undertaking research and evidence-based practice.

Qualitative Research in Health Care

Author: Christopher Bassett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470033852
Release Date: 2006-06-14
Genre: Medical

This is a comprehensive book with theoretical and practical input for health care researchers exploring the humanistic and individual aspects of health and illness. It covers the main qualitative research methods and provides clear, concise and well-evidenced clinical information for researchers from all disciplines.

Key Concepts in Nursing and Healthcare Research

Author: Annette McIntosh-Scott
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446293140
Release Date: 2013-11-19
Genre: Medical

Research presents a dizzying array of terms and concepts to understand. This new book gives an overview of the important elements across nursing and health research in 42 short, straightforward chapters. Drawing on a range of perspectives from contributors with diverse experience, it will help you to understand what research means, how it is done, and what conclusions you can draw from it in your practice. Topics covered range from action research to systematic review to questionnaires. Every chapter includes a case study. It will be invaluable reading for nursing students at pre-registration level, undergraduate allied health students and for qualified practitioners needing a quick guide to the essentials. Annette McIntosh-Scott is Executive Dean in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at the University of Chester. Tom Mason was Professor and Head of Mental Health and Learning Disabilities at the University of Chester. Elizabeth Mason-Whitehead is Professor of Social and Health Care in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at the University of Chester. David Coyle is a Lecturer in the School of Healthcare Sciences at Bangor University.

Qualitative Research in Nursing

Author: Immy Holloway
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 0632052848
Release Date: 2002-10-30
Genre: Medical

Based on the successful first edition, this new edition builds and develops the key information nurses need in order to understand and undertake qualitative research studies. It has been extensively revised and expanded to reflect the current state qualitative research in nursing. With the increased use of analytical tools within nursing, new chapters have been included on action research, narrative analysis and data analysis, and the chapters on the legal and ethical requirements have been expanded. New exemplars have been included throughout.

Nursing and Health Care Research

Author: Collette Clifford
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317904106
Release Date: 2014-01-21
Genre: Medical

First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Research in Nursing and Health

Author: Carol Noll Hoskins, PhD, RN, FAAN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826197256
Release Date: 2004-09-10
Genre: Medical

This book offers the reader a synopsis of research, appreciating both the science and art of inquiry. It is designed to present the basic elements of conducting and understanding nursing research using an expeditious and useful reference format. This updated new edition offers the reader a step-by-step guide to conducting research and to understanding the research studies done by others. It describes both quantitative and qualitative investigations. The book is written in outline format, for quick reference. An important feature of the new edition is an extensive listing of online databases and knowledge resources. Graduate students and nurse researchers will find this an easily accessible source of valuable information.

Research for Evidence Based Practice in Healthcare

Author: Robert Newell
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118297063
Release Date: 2011-11-18
Genre: Medical

This is an essential, accessible introduction to thepracticalities of research and evidence-based practice aimed at allpre-registration nursing and healthcare students. It placesresearch and evidence in the context of clinical practice,introduces the main methodological approaches in qualitative andquantitative research, and describes the processes of researchappraisal, dissemination and implementation. The new edition of Research for Evidence-Based Practicein Healthcare has been updated to include information for abroader health care audience. It engages students with the researchand evidence agenda, demonstrates the relevance of research andevidence to nursing practice, and provides the skills needed toexplore these areas in greater detail. Special features: · Apractical guide to research methods and evidence-based practice · Newedition of a successful student textbook · Includesa glossary of common research terms · Providescase studies, key points, further reading, and activitiesthroughout · Accompanying website with links to further reading

Qualitative Research for Nurses

Author: Immy Holloway
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 0632037652
Release Date: 1996-06-13
Genre: Medical

The last two decades have seen raised awareness of qualitative approaches to health care. These methods involve an understanding of human experiences and take a humanistic and holistic approach which is essential in nursing and midwifery where the focus is on caring, communication and interaction. This book provides perspectives and practical guidelines for such research in health care. A variety of qualitative research approaches are described, as well as the data collection and analyses specific to these methods. There is also consideration of the ethical issues and problems which may arise. For those who wish to extend their knowledge, there are discussions of philosophical and theoretical issues and a comprehensive list of references on qualitative research