Quantitative research designs
Learning Objectives o To describe the philosophical underpinnings of quantitative research o To describe the elements that define the ideal quantitative research design o To analyse the reasons why less than ideal quantitative research design is often implemented, and adequate o To analyse how different quantitative research designs influence the credibility of evidence in nursing practical research
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
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|Keywords:||error, bias, design, quantitative control, randomisation, intervention, positivist, naturalistic, inductive, deductive, logic, reasoning, empirical, hypothesis, statistical generalisability, confounding, correlational, longitudinal, case, control, cohort, descriptive case, series, case, study, quasi, experimental, observational surveys, experimental|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > NURSING (111000)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2005 Elsevier|
|Deposited On:||10 Apr 2007 00:00|
|Last Modified:||03 Mar 2011 05:33|
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