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Research and Evidence-Based Practice : For Nursing, Health and Social Care Students, Paperback / softback Book


From reviews:"I would definitely recommend this book to any studentstarting a research module or even to refresh your memories ready for your dissertations/literaturereviews.

The content included is everything I would want to know as a studentstarting a research module.

The glossary at the back is great forunderstanding the research terminology, which can often feel like a brand newlanguage when you first start reading research papers.

There are also handyreferences which you can use to do further reading and enhance your criticaldiscussion within your assignments. The book lives up to its intention to act as a lead-in tothe research topic and has a clear and concise style throughout, whilstexplaining things in the amount of detail needed to fully understand them.

Amust read for any nursing or health and social care student!"Review on studentnurseandbeyond.co.uk, March 2019Research andEvidence-Based Practice is an accessible textbook for nursing, health andsocial care students seeking to understand what research is and how it canprovide evidence for practice. Through clear explanations, key case studies, questions andactivities, the book will help you to understand the principles of research anddevelop your own evidence-based practice.

You will learn:* Why research is carried out, what the aims are,and why it matters* How to search and review the literature andevaluate the quality of research* How research projects are designed, howparticipants are recruited, how data is collected and analysed, and howresearch findings are communicated* About the costs of research and how it is funded* About the ethics of research in health andsocial care* How to review evidence and how evidence is usedto improve the quality of careThis book will help you to demonstrate your understanding ofresearch and evidence and to develop and promote best practice in health andsocial care.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 178 pages
  • Publisher: Lantern Publishing Ltd
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  • Category: Nursing research & theory
  • ISBN: 9781908625595



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