Synthesizing Qualitative Evidence

Publication Year: 2011

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Pearson, Alan; Robertson-Malt, Suzi; Rittenmeyer, Leslie

ISBN: 978-1-45-116384-1

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This text examines the methodological bases to qualitative synthesis and describes the processes involved in the conduct of a rigorous synthesis of qualitative evidence, with a particular focus on meta-aggregation.

Practitioners and patients are called upon to make numerous health care decisions and, in doing so, need to weigh various types of information before taking action. This information comes from a myriad of sources, including the results of well-designed research; information related to the preferences of patients/clients and their relevant others; the practitioner’s own experiences; and the nature and norms of the setting and culture in which the care is being delivered. Methods to synthesize qualitative evidence are now emerging.

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Platform: Ovid
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Pearson, Alan; Robertson-Malt, Suzi; Rittenmeyer, Leslie
ISBN: 978-1-45-116384-1
Specialty:
Nursing Education
Research & Theory
Issues & Trends in Nursing
Advanced Practice
Nurse Practitioner
General Interest Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 115
Year: 2011

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