Key Features

  • Integrative approach gives an understanding of research methodology in the context of the requirements of evidence-based practice
  • Practical and jargon-free approach demystifies research
  • Many ‘key point’ boxes and case studies contribute to ease of understanding
  • Examples from a variety of different health professions
  • Frequent links to contemporary literature

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Chapter 1 Introduction: What this book can do for you

Chapter 2 What it is all about?

Chapter 3 A good answer needs a good question

Chapter 4 The truth is out there

Chapter 5 Separating the wheat from the chaff

Chapter 6 The what and why of research

Chapter 7 Don’t lose it, use it!

Chapter 8 What difference does it make?

Chapter 9 Doing it at work

Chapter 10 What it was all about

Glossary

Appendix 1 Electronic resource guide

Index

Details

No. of pages:
192
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702036996
Print ISBN:
9780443103810

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