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Research methods in health : foundations for evidence-based practice /

Contributor(s): Publisher: South Melbourne, Vic. : Oxford University Press, 2017Edition: 3Description: 520 pages : illustrations ; 25cmContent type:
  • still image
  • text
Media type:
  • unmediated
Carrier type:
  • volume
ISBN:
  • 9780190304300
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 610.7 23
LOC classification:
  • R850.R47 2017
Contents:
Part I. Methods and principles -- Part II. Qualitative approaches and practices -- Part III. Quantitative approaches and practices -- Part IV. Evidence-based practice and systematic reviews -- Part V. Mixed methods research -- Part VI. Making sense of ad presenting data.
Subject: This book is an introductory text that shows students different research techniques and how they are of value to the health professions. The third edition offers a cross-disciplinary approach to research methods with the aim of being inclusive of all health professions. The text assumes no prior knowledge and is written in an appealing, accessible style using examples to demonstrate the relevance and practical application of research to health care practice.
List(s) this item appears in: Evidence-Based Practice
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Item type Current library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
Book Central Australia (Alice Springs) Main AL 610.7 RES-3 2017 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available 30820000495544
Book Top End (Darwin) Main DL 610.7 RES-3 2017 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available 30820000495536

Previous edition: c2013.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part I. Methods and principles -- Part II. Qualitative approaches and practices -- Part III. Quantitative approaches and practices -- Part IV. Evidence-based practice and systematic reviews -- Part V. Mixed methods research -- Part VI. Making sense of ad presenting data.

This book is an introductory text that shows students different research techniques and how they are of value to the health professions. The third edition offers a cross-disciplinary approach to research methods with the aim of being inclusive of all health professions. The text assumes no prior knowledge and is written in an appealing, accessible style using examples to demonstrate the relevance and practical application of research to health care practice.

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