Nursing Research Online for Nursing Research (User's Guide and Access Code)

7th Edition

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice


  • Print ISBN 9780323071116

Key Features

  • Ready-to-use lessons feature a rich variety of engaging examples — from the nursing literature, nursing practice, and everyday life — to help you easily grasp key concepts.
  • Integrated Learning Activities challenge you to apply your knowledge of nursing research.
  • Discussion Forum Activities encourage critical thinking and enable you to share ideas and interact with other students and the instructor.
  • Read & Discover Assignments direct you to read specific portions of the textbook before completing corresponding online learning modules, helping you relate textbook content to online activities.

Table of Contents

  1. Nursing Research
  2. Literature Review
  3. Theoretical Frameworks for Research
  4. Qualitative Research
  5. Quantitative Research
  6. Research Samples
  7. Legal/Ethical Issues
  8. Data Collection and Measurement
  9. Understanding Statistics
  10. Findings — Appraise, Critique, Understand
  11. Evidence-Based Practice
  12. Research Project
  13. Evidence-Based Practice Project


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About the authors

Geri LoBiondo-Wood

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Director of PhD Nursing Program, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, School of Nursing, Nursing Systems and Technology, Houston, Texas

Judith Haber

Affiliations and Expertise

The Ursula Springer Leadership Professor in Nursing and Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, College of Nursing, New York University, New York, New York

Suzanne Sutherland

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emerita and Part-Time Faculty Member, California State University, Sacramento, CA, USA