Research for Advanced Practice Nurses

Editor/Author Mateo, Magdalena and Foreman, Marquis
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $75.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $112.50
ISBN: 978-0-82-613725-8
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 58
Book Status: Available
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The second edition of this award-winning reference on formulating, achieving, and sustaining evidence-based practice (EBP) through clinical research updates all prior content and includes two new chapters on establishing and sustaining an evidence-based practice and environment, and how a research question drives the selection of research design, measurement, and analysis.

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Table of Contents

  • About the Author
  • Dedication
  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • A Tribute by Karin T. Kirchhoff, PhD, RN
  • Part I. Evidence-Based Practice
  • 1. Overview of Evidence-Based Practice - Mary D. Bondmass
  • 2. General Searching: Finding Research Reports - Ulrike Dieterle and Christopher Hooper-Lane
  • 3. Research and the Mandate for Evidence-Based Practice, Quality, and Patient Safety - Kathleen R. Stevens
  • 4. Establishing and Sustaining an Evidence-Based Practice Environment - Elizabeth A. Carlson and Beth A. Staffileno
  • Part II. Building Blocks for Evidence
  • 5. Appraising a Single Research Article - Mary Schira
  • 6. Identifying a Focus of Study - Lea Ann Matura and Vivian Nowazek
  • 7. Conceptual and Theoretical Frameworks - Mary E. Johnson
  • 8. Quantitative Research Designs for Nursing Practice - Margaret Irwin
  • 9. Qualitative Research for Nursing Practice - Beth Rodgers
  • 10. Sampling Methods - Mary D. Bondmass
  • 11. Designing Questionnaires and Data Collection Forms - Karin T. Kirchhoff
  • 12. Physiological Data Collection Methods - Susan K. Frazier
  • 13. Psychosocial Data Collection Methods - Carol Glod
  • Part III. Using Available Evidence
  • 14. Systematic Reviews - Kathleen R. Stevens
  • 15. Program Evaluation - Karen J. Saewert
  • 16. Implementing Evidence-Based Practice - Susan Adams and Marita G. Titler
  • Part IV. Evaluating the Impact of EBP and Communicating Results
  • 17. Cost as a Dimension of Evidence-Based Practice - Briana J. Jegier and Tricia J. Johnson
  • 18. Evaluation of Outcomes - Leah L. Shever
  • 19. Ethical Aspects of a Study - Marcia Phillips, Julie Johnson Zerwic, and Marquis D. Foreman
  • 20. Communicating Research Through Oral Presentations - Diane L. Stuenkel
  • 21. Reporting Results Through Publication - Norma G. Cuellar