Nursing Research - E-Book

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323447651

Category: Medical

Page: 552

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Learn to better understand and apply research to everyday practice with Nursing Research: Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice, 9th Edition. Written 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 award is the perfect resource to help ground you in the processes behind nursing research and evidence-based practice. This new ninth edition has been thoroughly updated and refocused to better match the needs of the nurse who will read and apply research rather than conduct research. This new edition also features: new research examples and vignettes; easy-to-use navigation tools; enhanced readability; expanded information on interprofessional collaboration and evidence-based practice; and well-balanced coverage of both qualitative and quantitative research methods. It’s a must-have resource for both undergraduate and graduate nursing programs alike! Balanced but distinct coverage of both the qualitative and quantitative approaches to nursing research acquaints you with the processes behind research and evidence-based practice. Complete, high-quality research examples, including three sample critiques, demonstrate how to apply the principles outlined in the text to published quantitative and qualitative research studies. Research Vignettes introduces you to real-world practitioners of nursing research and helps bridge the gaps among clinical research, academia, and clinical practice. All-star group of contributors represents a widely respected team of experts in nursing research and evidence-based practice. Effective learning aids in every chapter include Key Terms, Learning Outcomes, Helpful Hints, Evidence-Based Practice Tips, Appraising the Evidence, Critiquing Criteria, Critique of a Research Study, Critical Thinking Decision Paths, Critical Thinking Challenges, and Key Points. NEW! Revised, refocused, and streamlined content throughout to better address the needs of consumers of research for evidence-based clinical practice. NEW! All-new research examples and Research Vignettes have been added throughout to demonstrate the most current high-quality published studies, and to exemplify the work on prominent nurse-researchers. NEW! Content on mixed-methods research along with secondary analysis has been added to the chapter on nonexperimental designs. NEW! Expanded coverage of systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines addresses these important aspects of research. UNIQUE! Integration of interprofessional education concepts and activities addresses the growing interest in interprofessional education and interprofessional collaborative practice. NEW! Enhanced readability and navigation tools makes it easier for you to locate, understand, and retain information in the text. NEW! Revamped coverage of theory content and strategies for developing an evidence-based practice feature consolidated chapters that are more visual and less text-heavy.

Nursing Research - E-Book

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323293654

Category: Medical

Page: 616

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With an emphasis on how nursing research is appraised and applied, Nursing Research: Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice, 8th Edition offers a comprehensive introduction to the nursing research concepts and methods essential to today’s evidence-based healthcare environment. Coverage includes clear guidelines for evaluating research and applying scientific evidence to practice, qualitative and quantitative research, appraising and critiquing research, critical thinking, and clinical decision making using research information. The American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Book of the Year Awards recognized the 8th edition with a first-place award in the Nursing Research category. Balanced coverage acquaints you with the processes behind research and evidence-based practice. Distinct coverage of qualitative and quantitative research approaches are presented in separate parts of the book to avoid the confusion that often results when the two are interwoven. Complete, high-quality research examples, including three sample critiques, demonstrate how to apply the principles outlined in the text to published quantitative and qualitative research studies. Research Vignettes help bridge the gaps among clinical research, academia, and clinical practice. All-star cast of contributors represents a widely respected team of experts in nursing research and evidence-based practice. Each chapter contains a variety of popular learning aids, including Key Terms, Learning Outcomes, Helpful Hints, Evidence-Based Practice Tips, Appraising the Evidence, Critiquing Criteria, Critique of a Research Study, Critical Thinking Decision Paths, Critical Thinking Challenges, and Key Points. NEW! Streamlined steps of the research process focus on how to appraise and apply research findings for evidence-based practice. NEW! Theory chapter features an up-to-date exploration of the most important theories behind nursing research. NEW! Systematic Reviews and Clinical Practice Guidelines chapter addresses this important area of nursing research. NEW! Quality Improvement chapter discusses the trending topic of quality improvement as it relates to nursing research. NEW! Updated research articles, including a Cochrane Collection study, reflect the most current, high-quality studies, particularly those that are accessible and relevant to readers with minimal clinical experience. NEW! All-new Research Vignettes illustrate the dynamic nature of nursing research.

Nursing Research

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-based Practice

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323028288

Category: Medical

Page: 602

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"Comprehensive, yet easy to follow, Nursing Research will help you understand nursing research and apply it to clinical practice. It not only introduces basic research concepts and methods, it also teaches you how to critique research studies. To avoid confusion and promote understanding, quantitative research and qualitative research are presented separately. Evidence-based practice is emphasized throughout this edition."--Jacket.

Study Guide for Nursing Research

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber,Carey Berry,Jennifer Yost

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323293662

Category: Medical

Page: 176

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This essential study guide is completely updated to reflect the evidence-based focus and fresh content of the 7th edition of Nursing Research. It provides chapter-by-chapter review and a variety of innovative learning activities to help you strengthen your critical appraisal and research application skills. Introduction and Learning Outcomes help you focus on key content. Content Mastery Activities such as fill-in-the-blank, matching, and multiple-choice questions, word scramble exercises, crossword puzzles, and critical thinking activities help you apply essential concepts. Critique Activities refer to research studies from the textbook and challenge you to critique various aspects of the research. Web-Based Activities direct you to online sources of information to practice appraising research found on the Internet. Evidence-Based Practice Activities at the end of each chapter reinforce the importance of using research evidence in clinical practice. An Answer Key at the back of the study guide allows you to check your answers for immediate performance feedback.

Study Guide for Nursing Research

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Geri Lobiondo-Wood,Carey Berry

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780323447614

Category:

Page: 176

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This essential study guide is thoroughly updated to reflect the refocused content of Nursing Research: Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice, 9th Edition. This chapter-by-chapter review offers a variety of innovative learning activities and multiple-choice questions to help strengthen your research application skills and prepare you for questions you will face on the NCLEX� Exam. Chapter-by-chapter review and application questions correspond to the LoBiondo-Wood & Haber textbook. NEW! Increased emphasis on multiple-choice questions helps you better prepare for standardized exams like the NCLEX� Exam and reduces "busy work." NEW! Thoroughly updated content reflects the content updates and emphases of the 9th edition of the LoBiondo-Wood & Haber main textbook.

Understanding Nursing Research

Building an Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Nancy Burns,Susan K. Grove

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437726550

Category: Medical

Page: 592

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Learn how to evaluate and apply research with the #1 nursing research book! Understanding Nursing Research: Building an Evidence-Based Practice is known for its authoritative content, a time-tested step-by-step approach, and abundant use of research examples. With improved clarity and readability, the new edition strengthens its focus on evidence-based practice to better demonstrate how the steps of the research process relate to evidence-based nursing. Written by two of the leaders in the field of nursing research, Nancy Burns and Susan K. Grove, this full-color text offers unique insights into understanding, appraising, and applying published research to evidence-based practice. Authoritative content is written by two of the true pioneers in nursing research, who offer unique, first-hand insights into the field. Research examples provide practice in working with published studies, with many of the examples including Critical Appraisal and Implications for Practice sections. A clear, step-by-step organization introduces the research process and demonstrates how this systematic framework relates to evidence-based practice. An expanded emphasis on evidence-based practice helps you develop skills in studying and appraising published research, so you are prepared for your role in working with research evidence. Enhanced coverage of qualitative research allows prepares you to approach research questions and clinical questions with an unbiased view of the researcher's methodology. Two different appraisal processes are included: A traditional in-depth critical appraisal process prepares you for graduate-level work in research. A concise, practice-focused research appraisal process equips you for quick and accurate evaluation of the applicability of research findings to clinical practice. Updated research examples prepare you for evidence-based practice by using the physiologic conditions and hospitalized patients seen in clinicals.

Study Guide for Nursing Research

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-based Practice

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Author: Myra Kathleen Rose-Grippa,Kathleen Rose-Grippa,Mary Jo Gorney-Moreno

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323031707

Category: Medical

Page: 223

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Updated to reflect the changes in the 6th edition, this book provides activities to help students learn key content, plus evidence-based practice activities. The companion Study Guide corresponds chapter-by-chapter to the LoBiondo-Wood & Haber textbook. An Introduction and Learning Outcomes at the beginning of each chapter assist students to focus on key content. Each chapter includes a wide variety of Activities to help the student integrate the content. Activities include fill-in-the-blank questions, scramble word exercises, matching questions, multiple-choice questions, crossword puzzles, and challenging critical-thinking questions. Additional Activities refer the student to research studies included in the text and ask the student to critique various aspects of the studies. Web-Based Activities - new to the 6th-edition Study Guide - send the student online to review and critically evaluate Internet-based information. Answers to the Activities, located in the back, facilitate self-study and provide the student with immediate feedback. Post-Tests at the end of each chapter allow faculty to check student mastery of the content. Answers are provided in the Instructor's Electronic Resource and on the Evolve instructor resources. For the proposed 6th edition, the Study Guide will be revised and updated to reflect the new chapters, evidence-based focus, and content of the updated textbook. One "Evidence-Based Practice Activity" will be added for most chapters, and these activities will be signalled by the addition of the same "EBP" icon used in the textbook. The Answer Key will be pulled out of the Appendix and will be highlighted for easy reference with a bleed tab along the edge of the page.

Study Guide for Nursing Research in Canada - E-Book

Methods, Critical Appraisal, and Utilization

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber,Carey Berry,Jennifer Yost,Cherylyn Cameron,Mina Singh

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1771721367

Category: Medical

Page: 200

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Corresponding to chapters in Nursing Research in Canada, 4th Edition, this companion study guide enriches your understanding of nursing research and evidence-informed practice. Easy to understand and set entirely within a Canadian context, the new edition examines the various roles of research in nursing, application and analysis, and coverage of evidence-informed practice. The companion study guide allows you to further practice and hone the critiquing skills discussed in the textbook. Each chapter includes a wide-variety of activities including fill-in-the-blank questions, matching exercises, puzzles, and more that correlates with clinical practice experiences. This must-have companion will help you to fully understand important skills, concepts, and procedures! Introduction and Learning Outcomes at the start of each chapter help you focus on key content. Activities and exercises help you master the material and include crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blank and matching-column exercises, and student group activities. Additional activities refer you to current research studies in the text. Answers to Activities and Post-Tests at the end of each chapter facilitate self-study and provide immediate feedback for material comprehension. NEW! Updated content corresponds to the 4th edition of the text. NEW! Evidence-Informed Practice and Web-based Activities featured in each chapter. NEW! Revised Web-based Activities require you review and critically evaluate internet-based information.

Nursing Research, Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

Nursing, Nursing

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Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 149029726X

Category: Education

Page: 70

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Nursing Research, Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Nursing Research in Canada

Methods, Critical Appraisal, and Utilization

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Judith Haber,Cherylyn Cameron,Mina D. Singh

Publisher: Mosby Canada

ISBN: 9781926648545

Category: Nursing

Page: 590

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The third edition of Nursing Research in Canada provides a comprehensive introduction to research concepts and methods. Easy to understand and set entirely within a Canadian context, this new edition examines the various roles of research in nursing, application and analysis, and coverage of evidence-informed practice. The companion study guide allows students to further practice and hone the critiquing skills discussed in the textbook. Improved balance of coverage of qualitative and quantitative research Introduction of Practical Applicatoin boxes throughout Discussion of the use of new technologies in nursing research Enhanced practical examples of conducting, using and applying research findings

Burns and Grove's The Practice of Nursing Research

Appraisal, Synthesis, and Generation of Evidence

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Author: Jennifer R. Gray,Susan K. Grove,Suzanne Sutherland

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323377602

Category: Medical

Page: 736

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Master the research methods used as a foundation for evidence-based practice! Burns and Grove’s The Practice of Nursing Research, 8th Edition provides a solid foundation in the appraisal, synthesis, and generation of research evidence for clinical nursing practice. Not only will you learn how to properly evaluate and use existing research evidence, but you’ll also learn how to participate in research and quality improvement projects. Updated to reflect today’s focus on online research and evidence-based practice, this edition includes clear, step-by-step guidelines to research procedures as well as many examples from current and classic literature. From an expert author team led by Jennifer Gray, this book helps you perform scholarly research for evidence-based practice. Emphasis on evidence-based practice helps you learn to generate research evidence and to appraise and synthesize existing research for application to clinical practice. Emphasis on qualitative research includes phenomenological research, grounded theory research, ethnographic research, exploratory-descriptive research, and historical research. Coverage of quantitative, qualitative, and other research methodologies gives you a solid foundation to conduct, appraise, and apply research evidence to the realities of today’s clinical practice. Rich examples from the nursing literature bring research principles to life. Information on collecting digital data guides you through the use of online research. Clear, comprehensive coverage is organized into five units: 1) Introduction to Nursing Research, 2) The Research Process, 3) Putting It All Together for Evidence-Based Health Care, 4) Analyzing Data, Determining Outcomes, and Disseminating Research, and 5) Proposing and Seeking Funding for Research. NEW Mixed Methods Research chapter and emphasis covers this increasingly popular approach to research. NEW! Expanded emphasis on qualitative research provides more balanced coverage of qualitative and quantitative methods, addressing the qualitative research methodologies that are often the starting point of research projects, particularly in magnet hospitals and DNP programs. ENHANCED emphasis on evidence-based practice addresses this key graduate-level QSEN competency. UPDATED emphasis on the most currently used research methodologies focuses on the methods used in both quantitative research and qualitative research, as well as outcomes research and mixed methods research. NEW! Quick-reference summaries are located inside the book's covers, including a table of research methods on the inside front cover and a list of types of research syntheses (with definitions) inside the back cover. NEW student resources on the Evolve companion website include 400 interactive review questions along with a library of 10 Elsevier research articles. NEW! Colorful design highlights key information such as tables and research examples

Understanding Nursing Research

Building an Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Susan K. Grove,Nancy Burns,Jennifer Gray

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455770604

Category: Medical

Page: 530

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With improved clarity and readability, the new edition strengthens its focus on evidence-based practice to better demonstrate how the steps of the research process relate to evidence-based nursing.

Study Guide for Nursing Research in Canada

Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice

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Author: Kathleen Rose-Grippa,Mary Jo Gorney-Moreno,Judith Haber,Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Cherylyn Cameron,Mina D. Singh

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780779699964

Category: Medical

Page: 212

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Updated to reflect the changes in the 2nd edition, this study guide provides activities and exercises to help students learn key content and grasp nursing research concepts. . The companion study guide corresponds to the 2nd edition textbook. . Each chapter includes an Introduction and a set of Learning Outcomes to assist students to focus on key content. . A number of activities and exercises are included in each chapter to help students master the material. These include crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blanks and matching columns. . Additional activities refer the student to research studies in the text and ask them to critique various aspects of the study. . Web-based activities - new to the 2nd edition - send the student online to review and critically evaluate internet-based information. . Answers are included in the back of the book as a means to facilitate self-study and provide immediate feedback . Post-tests at the end of each chapter allow faculty to evaluate and assist students with their comprehension of the material

The Practice of Nursing Research - E-Book

Appraisal, Synthesis, and Generation of Evidence

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Author: Jennifer R. Gray,Susan K. Grove,Nancy Burns

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 032329331X

Category: Medical

Page: 752

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Learn how to properly evaluate and use existing research data and how to conduct your own original research. This authoritative text gives provides a comprehensive foundation for appraisal, synthesis, and generation of research evidence for clinical nursing practice. This new edition also features enhanced coverage of the research methods most applicable to evidence-based practice (outcomes research, intervention research, and translational research), along with a significant increase in the coverage of qualitative research methodologies. Comprehensive coverage of nursing research organizes content into five units: Introduction to Nursing Research, Nursing Research Processes, Tools for Evidence-Based Healthcare, Strategies for Analyzing Research and Building an Evidence-Based Practice, and Writing Proposals and Obtaining Funding. Rich and frequent examples from the literature demonstrate the importance and immediacy of research in nursing practice and bring principles to life through the context of actual published studies. Strong coverage of quantitative and other clinically-applicable research methodologies gives you a solid grounding to conduct, appraise, and apply research evidence to the realities of clinical practice in today’s healthcare environment. NEW! Enhanced emphasis on evidence-based practice equips you to generate research evidence and to appraise and synthesize existing research for application to clinical practice. Using the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program criteria as a point of focus, this book prepares you for today’s emphasis on evidence-based practice in the clinical setting. NEW! Expanded emphasis on qualitative research addresses phenomenological research, grounded theory research, ethnographic research, exploratory-descriptive research, and historical research to support the development of nursing. NEW! Updated coverage of digital data collection guides you through use of the internet for research and addresses the unique considerations surrounding digital data collection methods. NEW! Pageburst ebook study guide gives you the opportunity to fully master and apply the text content in a convenient electronic format with integrated interactive review questions.

Study Guide for Nursing Research in Canada

Methods, Critical Appraisal, and Utilization

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Author: Geri LoBiondo-Wood,Jennifer Yost,Joan Samuels-Dennis,Carey A. Berry,Judith Haber

Publisher: Mosby Canada

ISBN: 9781926648552

Category: Evidence-based nursing

Page: 200

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Updated to reflect the changes in the 3rd edition of the text, this study guide provides activities and exercises to help students learn key content and grasp fundamentals of nursing research, as well as practice critical assessment of nursing research and incorporate it in their nursing practice. The companion study guide corresponds to the 3rd edition textbook. Each chapter includes an Introduction and a set of Learning Outcomes to assist students to focus on key content. Activities and exercises in each chapter help students master the material. These include crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blank and matching-column exercises, and student group activities. Additional activities refer students to current research studies in the text and ask them to identify and critique various aspects of the study. Web-based activities - updated and expanded for the 3rd edition - send the student online to review and critically evaluate Internet-based information. Answers are included in the back of the book as a means to facilitate self-study and provide immediate feedback. Post-tests at the end of each chapter allow faculty to evaluate and assist students with their comprehension of the material.

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Author: Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442154517

Category:

Page: 411

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Sind Swimmingpools gefährlicher als Revolver? Warum betrügen Lehrer? Der preisgekrönte Wirtschaftswissenschaftler Steven D. Levitt kombiniert Statistiken, deren Zusammenführung und Gegenüberstellung auf den ersten Blick absurd erscheint, durch seine Analysetechnik aber zu zahlreichen Aha-Effekten führt. Ein äußerst unterhaltsamer Streifzug durch die Mysterien des Alltags, der uns schmunzeln lässt und stets über eindimensionales Denken hinausführt.

Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Skills

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Author: Karen Holland,Colin Rees

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199563101

Category: Medical

Page: 299

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Nursing students require a unique guide to research and evidence based practice to help them succeed in both the classroom and the clinical area. Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Skills is a one-stop-shop of the theory and practice of EBP including practical tips for assignments and placements.

Anna Forster erinnert sich an die Liebe

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Author: Sally Hepworth

Publisher: Blanvalet Verlag

ISBN: 3641201780

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

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Auch wenn du deine Erinnerung verlierst, wirst du doch nie die Liebe vergessen ... Anna Forster ist erst achtunddreißig, als sie die erschütternde Diagnose Alzheimer erhält. Sie weiß, dass ihr Zwillingsbruder Jack nur ihr Bestes will, und dennoch tut es weh, als er ihr vorschlägt, in ein betreutes Wohnheim zu ziehen. Sie weiß außerdem, dass in der Einrichtung nur eine weitere Person in ihrem Alter lebt – Luke, mit dem sie so viel mehr verbindet als mit allen anderen Menschen, die sie kennt. Anna und Luke verlieben sich ineinander, doch nach einem tragischen Vorfall setzen ihre Familien alles daran, die beiden zu trennen. Nur eine Person kann dem Liebespaar helfen: die Köchin Eve, die selbst einen schweren Schicksalsschlag verkraften musste. Doch ist sie bereit, alles für Anna und Luke aufs Spiel zu setzen?

Evidence-Based Nursing

The Research-Practice Connection

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Author: Sarah Brown

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763751081

Category: Medical

Page: 389

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Evidence-Based Nursing is a resource designed to teach nursing students how to engage in evidence-based practice (EBP). This text helps students acquire a basic knowledge of research methodology and it teaches them to critically appraise published research.