Nursing Research: An Overview of Approaches and Methods

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Instructor: Margaret S. Miles

Length: 2 hours

This program covers the aims, goals and importance of nursing research. The differences between qualitative and quantitative research, will be covered. Other topics include: educational preparation, expectations versus reality of practice, costs of research, grant writing and ethical issues.

    At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss the aims of nursing research in relationship to nursing practice
  • Demonstrate an understanding of various approaches to nursing methods and design
  • Identify various pathways to research
  • Assess some of the issues in conducting research

Audience: Staff nurses, clinical specialists, nurse practioners, nursing administrators