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Understanding Research for Nursing Students

Understanding Research for Nursing Students

Fifth Edition (Revised and Updated Edition)

April 2022 | 200 pages | Learning Matters
Get to grips with all aspects of research that you need to succeed in your nursing degree. Learn why research is so important to nursing, develop your knowledge of key methods and terminology and build your confidence in applying research principles to your nursing practice.

Key features
o Each chapter is mapped to the 2018 NMC standards, showing how research relates to the requirements of a registered nurse
o Straightforward language and a step-by-step approach introduce you to key concepts and guide you through all aspects of the research process
o Filled with activities and case studies to help you apply research principles and methods to your studies and practice
Chapter 1: Introducing research
Chapter 2: Overview of qualitative methodologies
Chapter 3: Data collection methods and analysis in qualitative research
Chapter 4: Overview of quantitative methodologies
Chapter 5: Data collection methods and analysis in quantitative research
Chapter 6: Multiple methods, evaluation and action research
Chapter 7: Using research

Comprehensive insight for those students developing knowledge of research and undertaking a research project.

Mrs Rachel Price
Nursing and Social care, Manchester Metropolitan University
May 28, 2024

useful updates of previous edition easy to use and pitched at the right level for Undergraduate Students

Mr Mike Huntington
School of Nursing and Caring Sciences, University of Central Lancashire
November 8, 2022

Very well organised text with good information, especially for students new to research and evidence based practice

Ms Imelda Maria Wheeler
Nursing and Midwifery (Lancaster), University of Cumbria
July 6, 2022

Superb book, easy to read but with all the essential information that students and RN'S need to understand Research

Mr Philip Angrave
School of Nursing (Canterbury), Canterbury Christ Church University
May 7, 2022

A great addition to the books that I will recommend to our health and social care students. It deals with the technicalities and the practicalities of research methods and application to practice.

Ms Angela Woods
Dept of Health & Social Studies, Bolton University
July 11, 2022

A clear and user friendly book that assists clarifying the important aspects for research in the health and social care area.

Mrs Janet Macfarlane
Dept of Health & Social Studies, Bolton University
May 3, 2022

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