Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780702048289

Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy Research

1st Edition

Skills and Strategies

Editors: Aarthi Ramlaul
eBook ISBN: 9780702048289
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 15th July 2010
Page Count: 312

Description

All you need to successfully undertake a research project!

This exciting new book provides radiography students and practitioners with the key skills and strategies required to undertake research within medical imaging and radiotherapy. Quantitative and qualitative research methods are covered and guidance given on the entire research process - from literature researching, information management and literature evaluation, through to data collection, data analysis and writing up. Specific instruction is given on the structure and presentation of dissertations, writing articles for publication and on presentation skills for presenting at conferences.

FEATURES

Tailored to meet the specific needs of radiography students plus practitioners undertaking research

Includes practice tips and pitfalls to avoid

Covers how to apply for research funding for larger scale projects

Practical examples throughout clarify the concepts

Accompanying EVOLVE website

EVOLVE website

An accompanying website includes interactive examples of how to use the statistics tests discussed within the text.

Key Features

Tailored to meet needs of radiography and medical imaging students and practitioners undertaking research

Accompanying website includes 10 examples on how to use descriptive and inferential statistics packages with interactive 10-step exercises and video clips on how to start up the packages

Case examples throughout clarify concepts.

Details

No. of pages:
312
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702048289

About the Editor

Aarthi Ramlaul

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, School of Health and Emergency Professions - Radiography, University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, UK Senior Lecturer