Essentials Of Nursing Research

Author: Denise F. Polit
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1609130049
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Essentials of Nursing Research is designed to teach students how to read, understand, analyze, and evaluate research reports in nursing practice. The Seventh Edition has been updated with stronger coverage of evidence-based practice, including content on how to read, interpret, and critique systematic reviews, which are considered by many to be a cornerstone of evidence-based practice. Also included in the Seventh Edition: a more balanced presentation of medical and social science methods and nomenclature; enhanced coverage of qualitative research; and more.

Study Guide For Essentials Of Nursing Research

Author: Denise F. Polit
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 145117683X
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Study Guide for Essentials of Nursing Research, 8e augments the text and provides students with exercises for each text chapter that furthers their understanding and application of the text content. Critiquing opportunities abound in the Study Guide which includes eight full-length studies in their entirety representing a range of research types. Application Exercises are based on these studies and guide students in reading, understanding, and critiquing the studies. In addition, there are activities to support the learning of fundamental research terms and principles including fill in the blanks, matching exercises, and Study questions.

Essentials Of Nursing Research

Author: Denise F. Polit
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ISBN: 9781451176803
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This eighth edition of Essentials of Nursing Research, written by AJN awardwinning authors, along with its accompanying Study Guide for Essentials of Nursing Research, student learning ancillaries, and instructor teaching materials present a unique learningteaching package that is designed to teach students how to read and critique research reports, and to appreciate the application of research findings to nursing practice.New to this edition: New text organization with separate sections on quantitative and qualitative research offer greater continuity of ideas to better meet the needs of students and faculty. New online chapter supplements for every chapter expand student's knowledge of research topics New chapter on mixed methods research, which involves the blending of qualitative and quantitative data in a single inquiry, responds to the surge of interest in this type of research Increased emphasis on evidencebased practice (EBP) especially in the areas of asking wellworded questions for EBP and searching for such evidence guides the reader from theory to application. Enhanced assistance for instructors with numerous suggestions on how to make learning aboutand teachingresearch methods more rewarding.

Fundamentals Of Nursing Australia Nz Edition Revised

Author: Sue Carter DeLaune
Publisher: Cengage AU
ISBN: 0170400220
Size: 63.17 MB
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The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia's RN standards for practice (2016) has replaced the National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse (2006). This new revised edition of DeLaune for 2017 has incorporated the changes necessary to reflect the progression in thinking of the profession. Australian and New Zealand Fundamentals of Nursing provides comprehensive coverage of fundamental nursing concepts, skills and standards of practice that will challenge introductory nursing students to learn and apply critical thinking skills for culturally diverse populations in a variety of environments. Research, evidence-based practice issues are highlighted to help students prepare for delivering care across a continuum of settings. This book highlights the core themes of nursing, including nurse, person, health and environment. This text is complemented by the text Clinical Psychomotor Skills: Assessment tools for Nursing by Joanne Tollefson and Elspeth Hillman.

Nursing Research

Author: Academic Dean Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions Regis University Denver Colorado Janet Houser
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449647014
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Essential for nursing research courses, Nursing Research: Reading, Using, and Creating Evidence, Second Edition demonstrates how to use research as the basis for successful nursing practice. Fully updated and revised, this reader-friendly new edition provides students with the fundamentals of appraising and utilizing research. Organized around the different types of research in evidence-based practice, it addresses contemporary concerns especially ethical and legal issues. Additionally, it explores both quantitative and qualitative traditions to encourage students to read, use, and participate in the research process. Key Features: Learning Objectives Key Terms Voices from the Field Gray Matter key concepts noted in the margins for quick review Critical Appraisal Exercises directs readers towards a full length research article Checklists to evaluate specific research activities and issues Summary of key concepts Practical advice for finding research, reading it critically, and strengthening research skills Fully Interactive Online Resources: For students: Companion Website featuring Interactive Glossary, Flashcards, Crossword Puzzles, Chapter Objectives, Student Quiz, Student Workbook, Documenting EBP Aspects, Appraisal Exercises, and Podcasts For instructors: An Instructor s Manual featuring PowerPoints, a TestBank, Classroom Discussion Questions, and Classroom Exercises"

Nursing Research

Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323100864
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Now in full color, this easy-to-understand textbook offers a comprehensive introduction to nursing research concepts and methods. Evidence-based practice is emphasized throughout, with clear guidelines for evaluating research and applying scientific evidence to practice.

Book Alone

Author: Janet Houser
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 0763780146
Size: 56.10 MB
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Essential for nursing research courses, Nursing Research: Reading, Using, and Creating Evidence, Second Edition demonstrates how to use research as the basis for successful nursing practice. Fully updated and revised, this reader-friendly new edition provides students with the fundamentals of appraising and utilizing research. Organized around the different types of research in evidence-based practice, it addresses contemporary concerns especially ethical and legal issues. Additionally, it explores both quantitative and qualitative traditions to encourage students to read, use, and participate in the research process.Key Features:* Learning Objectives* Key Terms* Voices from the Field* Gray Matter--key concepts noted in the margins for quick review* Critical Appraisal Exercises--directs readers towards a full length research article* Checklists to evaluate specific research activities and issues* Summary of key concepts* Practical advice for finding research, reading it critically, and strengthening research skillsFully Interactive Online Resources:For students: Companion Website featuring Interactive Glossary, Flashcards, Crossword Puzzles, Chapter Objectives, Student Quiz, Student Workbook, Documenting EBP Aspects, Appraisal Exercises, and PodcastsFor instructors: An Instructor's Manual featuring PowerPoints, a TestBank, Classroom Discussion Questions, and Classroom Exercises

Magnet Environments Supporting The Retention And Satisfaction Of Nurses An Issue Of Nursing Clinics E Book

Author: Karen Hill
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455709395
Size: 74.42 MB
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This issue of Nursing Clinics of North America will focus on Magnet Hospitals. Article topics will include nursing workforce data on magnet versus non-magnet hospitals, magnet culture and satisfaction, best practices in ensuring engagement among nurses, nursing retention, partnerships between academics and practice, and nursing retention strategies.

Investigaci N En Enfermer A

Author: Denise F. Polit
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 9788417033279
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Fundamentos de investigaci�n en enfermer�a se centra en el arte y la ciencia de la cr�tica de la investigaci�n, con la convicci�n de que el aprendizaje sobre los m�todos de investigaci�n no debe ser intimidante ni aburrido para el �rea de enfermer�a. Esta obra orienta a los estudiantes a evaluar los informes de investigaci�n y a utilizar los resultados de la investigaci�n en su pr�ctica profesional; le da las herramientas para leer y criticar los informes de investigaci�n, a hablar el lenguaje de la investigaci�n y a desarrollar una apreciaci�n propia de la investigaci�n para mejorar su pr�ctica profesional. La estructura del libro est� organizada por contenido metodol�gico para ofrecer una mayor continuidad y facilitar una mejor comprensi�n de las principales diferencias metodol�gicas entre la investigaci�n cuantitativa y cualitativa. Caracter�sticas principales: Cada cap�tulo incluye objetivos de aprendizaje, t�rminos clave, ejemplos aplicados a la vida real, recuadros con tips, ejercicios de pensamiento cr�tico, un resumen con los puntos m�s importantes al final del cap�tulo, entro otros recursos visuales. Conceptos y enfoques de investigaci�n de vanguardia que incluyen nuevas discusiones de proyectos de mejora de la calidad, as� como significado cl�nico, un tema rara vez mencionado pero importante que recientemente ha tomado relevancia entre los investigadores de enfermer�a. Incluye ejemplos de investigaci�n al final de cada cap�tulo para afinar las habilidades de pensamiento cr�tico de los lectores. Ejemplos reales de estudios cualitativos y cuantitativos al final del libro. Contenido adicional en thePoint.lww.com: Art�culos de revistas, presentaciones de Power Point, estrategias de ense�anza, objetivos de aprendizaje, generador de preguntas y banco de im�genes.

Sheehy S Emergency Nursing E Book

Author: Emergency Nurses Association
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323074022
Size: 35.61 MB
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Written by emergency nurses for emergency nurses, this comprehensive, evidence-based resource covers the issues and procedures that are often unique to the emergency department. New developments and changes in clinical practice are incorporated throughout. The user-friendly format features more than 350 high-quality illustrations and 150 tables that highlight essential concepts and offer quick access to vital information. Key coverage includes clinical fundamentals, treatment for trauma and medical-surgical emergencies, the foundations of emergency nursing practice, and special populations. 58 contributors offer valuable insights from a broad range of clinical positions in rural, suburban, and urban areas. High-quality radiographs and other diagnostic images help you learn to identify common conditions — especially head trauma, fractures, and dislocations. Logically organized, chapters are grouped into six sections for quick access to important content: Foundations of Emergency Nursing, Professional Practice, Clinical Foundations of Emergency Nursing, Major Trauma Emergencies, Medical and Surgical Emergencies, and Special Patient Populations. Tables and boxes highlight and summarize critical information for at-a-glance reference. A separate unit on special patient populations covers topics such as child abuse, elder abuse, intimate partner violence, sexual assault, substance abuse and behavioral/pediatric/obstetrical emergencies. Priority nursing diagnoses are highlighted in a quick-reference appendix to help you focus on the most serious problems. Five new chapters bring you the most reliable, up-to-date information on these key topics: Management of the Critical Care Patient in the Emergency Department Family Presence During Resuscitation Forensic Nursing Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Agents of Mass Destruction Influenza: Seasonal, Avian, and Pandemic Expanded coverage of shock and sepsis provides essential information on pathophysiology and diagnosis, with valuable guidelines for managing these patients. A detailed discussion of various types of triage systems and triage acuity ratings examines valid and reliable methods for differentiating between patients who require immediate treatment and those who can wait. Additional coverage of behavioral health emergencies includes new information on agitation, substance abuse, and suicide prevention.