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Translation of Evidence into Nursing and Health Care, Second Edition

by Kathleen M., PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAA White & Sharon, PhD, RN, FNP-BC Dudley-Brown

Designed as a textbook for the DNP curriculum and as a practical resource for more seasoned health professionals, this acclaimed text encompasses an interprofessional approach to translating evidence into nursing...

Practice-Based Clinical Inquiry in Nursing: Looking Beyond Traditional Methods for PhD and DNP Research

by Joan R., PhD, CRNP Bloch, Maureen R., PhD, APRN, FNP-BC Courtney & Myra L., PhD, FNP-C Clark

Meticulously compiled to serve the specific needs of APRNs and nurse executives engaged in doctoral-level research, this text provides evidence-based and practice-based scholarly methods not traditionally taught...

Nursing Concept Analysis: Applications to Research and Practice

by Joyce J., PhD, MBA, RN, FAA Fitzpatrick & Geraldine, PhD, MSN, MEd, DipN McCarthy

The only text to feature examples of 30 key concept analyses supporting nursing research and practice

This DNP and PhD doctoral-level nursing text delivers analyses of 30 core concepts that define nursing...

Practice-driven Research: A practical approach to aged care knowledge development

by Tracey McDonald

This book provides a short, sharp, relevant approach and simple tools that will help time-poor leaders in the medical profession to better engage and motivate their people.

Developing a Program of Research in Nursing

by Cheryl Tatano, DNSc, CNM, FAAN Beck

Provides expert guidance on the development of a program of research

This is the first resource to provide graduate nursing students, students in other health sciences, and novice researchers with the tools...

On the Politics of Ignorance in Nursing and Health Care: Knowing Ignorance

by Amélie Perron & Trudy Rudge

Ignorance is mostly framed as a void, a gap to be filled with appropriate knowledge. In nursing and health care, concerns about ignorance fuel searches for knowledge expected to bring certainty to care provision,...

Exploring Evidence-based Practice: Debates and Challenges in Nursing

by Martin Lipscomb

Despite sustained debate and progress the evolving thing that is evidence based nursing or practice (EBP) continues to dangle a variety of conceptual and practical loose threads. Moreover, when we think about...

Developmental Evaluation Exemplars: Principles in Practice

by Michael Quinn Patton, Kate McKegg & Nan Wehipeihana

Responding to evaluator and instructor demand, this book presents a diverse set of high-quality developmental evaluation (DE) case studies. Twelve insightful exemplars illustrate how DE is used to evaluate innovative...

Qualitative Research from Start to Finish, Second Edition

by Robert K. Yin

This book will help readers understand the practice of qualitative research--whether they want to do it, teach it, or just learn about it. All the major research phases are encompassed (startup, design, data...

Critiquing Nursing Research 2nd Edition

by John Cutcliffe & Martin Ward

This second edition of Quay Books' bestselling title retains all of the successful features of the first, plus additional material including a chapter on European psychiatric research. Foreword by Kevin Gournay....

Nursing Research Using Historical Methods: Qualitative Designs and Methods in Nursing

by RN Mary De Chesnay PhD

This is a concise, step-by-step guide to conducting qualitative nursing research using various forms of historical analysis. It is part of a unique series of books devoted to seven different qualitative designs...

A Practical Approach to Movement Disorders, 2nd Edition: Diagnosis and Management

by Hubert, MD Fernandez & Andre Machado

This is a quick-access, pocket-sized guide to the diagnosis and treatment of all major movement disorders. Written for busy practitioners who need an immediate reference at the bedside, it presents medical,...

Applied Qualitative Research Design: A Total Quality Framework Approach

by Margaret R. Roller & Paul J. Lavrakas

This unique text provides a comprehensive framework for creating, managing, and interpreting qualitative research studies that yield valid and useful information. Examples of studies from a wide range of disciplines...

Nursing Research Using Phenomenology: Qualitative Designs and Methods in Nursing

by RN Mary De Chesnay PhD

"Phenomenology recognizes that...the work of a nurse is the work of an embodied subject, a feeling and knowing and experiencing person in relationship to another embodied subject, the patient, who is another...

Method Meets Art, Second Edition: Arts-Based Research Practice

by Patricia Leavy

A comprehensive, highly accessible introduction to arts-based research (ABR), this widely used text provides a practical guide for researchers who want to uncover information that traditional methods cannot...

Testing Treatments

by Imogen Evans, Hazel Thornton & Iain Chalmers

How do we know whether a particular treatment really works? How reliable is the evidence? And how do we ensure that research into medical treatments best meets the needs of patients? These are just a few of...

Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 32, 2014: Military and Veteran Innovations of Care

by Patricia Watts, PhD, RN, FAAN Kelley & Christine E. , PhD, RN, FAAN Kasper

Presenting a state-of-the-art annual review of the most significant military innovations in health care research, this new volume focuses primarily on health care innovations that have been developed in response...

DNP Capstone Projects: Exemplars of Excellence in Practice

by Julie, PhD, ANP, APRN Barroso & Barbara A., DrPH, CNM, FACNM, Anderson

"This unique book not only explains the introduction of the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) role but also bridges the DNP essentials with the evidence-based practice framework. It includes wonderful examples...

Nursing Research Using Life History: Qualitative Designs and Methods in Nursing

Nursing Research Using Grounded Theory: Qualitative Designs and Methods in Nursing