This book is a practical and readable guide that will show you how to successfully complete a research project plan or literature review as part of your final year assessment. It guides you through all the necessary stages from start to finish, beginning with preparation and planning, using and critiquing research and finally writing up completing your project. The fully updated second edition includes more detailed coverage of using and analysing qualitative data, extra case studies from all branches of nursing and further practical guidance and advice on writing up your project.
Dr Graham R Williamson is a Lecturer in Adult Nursing at the University of Plymouth. His clinical background is in acute medical nursing. His areas of teaching expertise are in evidence-based practice and research, as well as health policy. His research interests concern supporting students in clinical practice. He is a Core Team Member of the University's Centre of Excellence in professional Placement Learning. Andrew Whittaker is a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at London South Bank University. He has taught nursing students since the early-nineties and teaches research skills to undergraduate and postgraduate students. He has worked in adult and child mental health and was the director of a mental health voluntary organization.
Andrew Whittaker, G. R. Williamson
SAGE Publications Ltd
Date of Publication
Medical Nursing & Ancillary Services
Transforming Nursing Practice Series
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Country of Publication
Learning Matters Ltd
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