Qualitative research methodology in nursing and health care

by Collette Clifford

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone in Edinburgh

Written in English
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Other titlesHealthcare active learning
StatementCollette Clifford.
ContributionsOpen Learning Foundation.
LC ClassificationsRA440.85.C55 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p.
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21616675M
ISBN 100443057389

She is author or editor of numerous volumes on qualitative research in health care and nursing and has been conducting mixed method research since the s. Morse founded and edits the journal Qualitative Health Research and edits two book series for Left Coast, Developing Qualitative Inquiry and Qualitative Essentials.   Qualitative research methodologies focus on meaning and although use similar methods have differing epistemological and ontological underpinnings, with each approach offering a different lens to explore, interpret or explain phenomena in real-world contexts and settings. In this article, we provide a brief overview of phenomenology and outline the main phenomenological approaches relevant for Cited by: 5. Trent Focus for Research and Development in Primary Health Care: An Introduction to Qualitative Research This article was termed by the author, Beverly Hancock () as a ‘resource pack’ for professionals in the primary health care setting to learn the theoretical and foundational underpinnings of qualitative research (p. 1). A practical overview for health students and health professionals embarking on an applied research project using a qualitative approach. Successful Qualitative Health Research offers a thorough introduction to the field, written in a very clear and concise fashion.

Qualitative Methods for Health Research provides a thorough and practical introduction to designing, conducting, and appraising qualitative research. It is aimed particularly at students and researchers in fields such as public health, health services research, nursing and health promotion. Design Decisions in Research 9. References. Aday, L. A., & Cornelius, L. J. (). Designing and conducting health surveys: A comprehensive guide (3rd Edition). during the design of a qualitative research proposal in nursing and health care. Cristina Vivar has developed a step process to describe the development of a qualitative research project. This process can serve as an easy way to start research and to ensure a comprehensive and thorough proposal. IntroductionFile Size: KB. For example, qualitative research is indexed in PubMed as "Qualitative Research" or "Nursing Methodology Research", while in CINAHL their subject heading "Qualitative Studies" is complemented by more detailed terms, including "Phenomenological Research" and "Grounded Theory".

Analysing Qualitative Data: IN: Qualitative Research in Health Care Article Literature Review in BMJ Clinical Research () February with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'. An essay: comparing and contrasting quantitative and qualitative research it leads to effectiveness of care. While qualitative research method () Qualitative research in nursing and Author: Chidinma Victory Oforji. Book Description. Qualitative Metasynthesis presents a research method developed for upcycling and synthesis of qualitative primary studies, aimed at researchers within medicine and health sciences. This book demonstrates how and why qualitative metasynthesis can be a method for reuse and expansion of medical knowledge. Maintains the systematic and rigorous methods while employing more accessible language. Now includes graphics as a display mode for research’s evolving methods of visual representation. Expands beyond educational research to include representation from studies in sociology, nursing, health care, business, and other fields.

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Her latest book is A-Z of Qualitative Research in Healthcare. () Oxford: Blackwell. Stephanie Wheeler, an academic with a nursing and health visiting background, is a specialist in healthcare ethics and was for many years chair of an ethics committee/5(3).

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Qualitative Research Methodology in Nursing and Health Care (Healthcare Active Learning). Using accessible language to help extend readers’ practical research skills, this is a thorough and reliable text to guide advanced students and researchers from all health-related disciplines – including nursing, midwifery, public health and physiotherapy – to the best use of qualitative by: Author Immy Holloway and Kathleed Galvin's Qualitative Research in Nursing and Health care is aimed at both students and those already professionally involved in the updated version offers a comprehensive sweep across the field of medical by: This fully revised and updated edition of Qualitative Research in Health Care offers a clear and accessible introduction to conducting and interpreting qualitative research, incorporating new examples, references and chapters relevant for a comprehensive introduction to the subject.

New chapters and references include: Synthesising qualitative research Secondary analysis of primary data. The Uses of Qualitative Research 4. Methods Used in Qualitative Research 6. The Place of Qualitative Methods in Health Care Research 7. Outline of the Structure of the Book 9. References Further Reading 2 The Role of Theory in Qualitative Research 15 Catherine Pope and Nicholas Mays.

Introduction Research Methodology in Nursing and Health Care (Healthcare Active Learning): Medicine & Health Science Books @ hors: OLF, Collette Clifford PhD MSc DipN(Lond) DANS RNT ITLM, Ros Carnwell MA BA RGN BHV Cert Ed. The book concludes with case studies, action research, and synthesizing qualitative research.

This is a small book that provides the essential information about areas of qualitative research. This book should be of interest to the target audience. It provides basic information regarding qualitative research and is a quick reference.

New content and references have been included in this edition. The concept of quality in health care is multidimensional and multifaceted and some of the questions asked related to the quality of care or services may not be acquiescent to quantitative methods.6 Qualitative research offers a variety of methods to be used for identifying what is really important to both patients and by: Mixed methods research methodologies are increasingly applied in nursing research to strengthen the depth and breadth of understanding of nursing phenomena.

This article describes the background and benefits of using mixed methods research methodologies, and provides two examples of nursing research that used mixed by: 4. Methods: A qualitative approach with a descriptive phenomenological methodology was used, which focused on exploration of primary care professionals' current experiences of early detection and.

The objective of this work is to contribute to the methodological knowledge about qualitative research in health services, based on the implementation of the study, “The transition process from pediatric to adult services: perspectives from adolescents with chronic diseases, caregivers and health Author: Paula Bedregal, Carolina Besoain, Alejandro Reinoso, Tamara Zubarew.

Qualitative Research in Nursing and Healthcare is an invaluable resource for those who carry out qualitative research in the healthcare arena. It is intended to assist: Professionals and academics in the healthcare field who undertake or teach research in clinical or educational settings; Postgraduates who are undertaking qualitative research and want to revise qualitative research approaches.

The establishment of strong qualitative research programs by the book's contributors is noteworthy Qualitative Nursing Research: A Contemporary Dialogue makes an important contribution to the developing body of knowledge in the exploration of meaning in experience in health and illness and in nursing.".

Nursing Standard (from review of first edition) The third edition of this successful book incorporates recent developments in nursing research, with updates to every chapter. Abstract ideas in qualitative research are clearly explained and more complex theories are included. Nursing is growing field subject to many changes in patient care.

Qualitative research outcomes help nurses to know about new advancements in practice and promote evidence-based care. It also helps nurses to advocate the needs of their patients in a better way. In clinical trials, qualitative research can have a great impact on data collection, its analysis and the interpretation of results.

Qualitative studies should be well-designed and the aims, procedures of the study should be meticulously adjudicated.

Study should have pre-determined methods to nullify research bias. Qualitative research is critical for studies about regulatory issues in nursing and across all health professions.

When in-depth stakeholder perspectives are needed, qualitative approaches are often the best methodological choice to ensure their viewpoints and experiences are captured when evaluating the consequences of policy implementation or when informing regulation : Allison Squires, Caroline Dorsen.

Research can be conducted using either quantitative or qualitative methods. The distinction is crucial. Perhaps because of today’s emphasis on numerical data in health care, most nursing research is quantitative. Although quantitative studies yield valuable information that contributes to practice change, their predominance sometimes can.

Qualitative methods are now widely used and increasingly accepted in health research, but quality in qualitative research is a mystery to many health services researchers. Suggested introductory books to qualitative research methods: Denzin NK, Lincoln YS, eds. Handbook of qualitative research.

Thousand Oaks: Sage, Gantley M, Harding G, Kumar S, Tissier J. An introduction to qualitative methods for health professionals. Master Classes in Primary Care Research No 1 (editors Carter Y, Shaw S, Thomas C).Cited by: Qualitative research refers to a method of inquiry in which the researcher, acting as data collection instrument, seeks to answer questions about how or why a particular phenomenon occurs.

Questions regarding of what a phenomenon is comprised may also guide qualitative research 1. According to Risjord, 4 qualitative research became popular among nursing researchers in the early s. Risjord explains the appeal of qualitative research in nursing as follows: “The nice fit be-tween qualitative methodology and nursing prac-tice promised a form of nursing theory that would be more congruent with the goals and practices ofFile Size: KB.

An introduction to research methodology, this textbook contains conceptual and nontechnical descriptions of the methods used by researchers in medical experimentation.

Each step of the research process is explained and illustrated with examples from practice. This revised second edition also has expanded sections on clinical research methods, action research, Web resources, and current 5/5(1).

Nurses and Qualitative Research Nurses rely on their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preparation, coworker assistance and evidence-based research to provide optimal patient care. An ever-growing amount of research is available to nurses, and once they have pinpointed relevant research, they can implement it into their nursing practice.

Qualitative Research in Nursing and Healthcare is an invaluable resource for those who carry out qualitative research in the healthcare arena. It is intended to assist: Professionals and academics in the healthcare field who undertake or teach research in clinical or educational settings; Postgraduates who are undertaking qualitative research and want to revise qualitative research.

Qualitative designs and Methods in nursing NursiNg research usiNg PheNomeNology Authored by international scholars of qualitative nursing research, the book elucidates the theoretical in-service educators and students, and nursing research staff at health care institutions.

Key Features. Become better at understanding and applying nursing research to your everyday work with Nursing Research: Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice, 9th n by an all-star team of educators and research experts, this four-time recipient of the American Journal of Nursing's Book of the Year is the perfect text to help ground you in the processes behind nursing 5/5(1).

Qualitative Health Research provides an international, interdisciplinary forum to enhance health care and further the development and understanding of qualitative research in health-care journal is an invaluable resource for researchers and academics, administrators and others in the health and social service professions, and graduates who seek examples of qualitative methods.

Packed with practical advice and research quick tips, this book is the perfect companion to your health research project. It not only explains the theory of qualitative health research so you can interpret the studies of others, but also showcases how to approach, start, maintain, and disseminate your own research.

Designed to empower new investigators to conduct their own original research projects, the third edition of Introduction to Health Research Methods: A Practical Guide leads the reader step-by-step in performing quantitative and qualitative research in medicine, public health, and other clinical and population health fields.

Organized in five sections, the text covers the entire research. This book is a comprehensive guide to selecting approaches and carrying out qualitative research.

Qualitative Research in Health Care practice practitioners problems professional Qualitative Health Research qualitative inquiry qualitative interviewing qualitative methods qualitative research quantitative reality reflect reflexivity 5/5(1).Date TBD (Day One) – Qualitative Health Research: Meanings and Methods.

The conference is postponed to a date TBD in Participant Registration. Official Greetings and Introduction to the Conference. Moderators: Ausilia Pulimeno, Stefano Casciato Kyung Rim Shin (Korea) The art of nursing science driven from phenomenology.