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The Resource Research methods for clinical therapists : applied project design and analysis, Carolyn M. Hicks

Research methods for clinical therapists : applied project design and analysis, Carolyn M. Hicks

Label
Research methods for clinical therapists : applied project design and analysis
Title
Research methods for clinical therapists
Title remainder
applied project design and analysis
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn M. Hicks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Struggling to do a project or dissertation, evaluate published research or conduct your own research? Help is at hand with this 5th edition of this book, which explains, in a clear and simple manner, how to evaluate existing research and how to conduct your own research. The focus of the text is the design and analysis of experimental studies. These are vital to the effectiveness studies that are central to the work of the healthcare professional. Specific examples from different areas of healthcare are used to explain the core research concepts and relate them to clinical situations. Statistical theory and jargon are kept to a minimum
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hicks, Carolyn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM708
LC item number
.H53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physical therapy
  • Physical Therapy Modalities
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Research Design
  • Statistics as Topic
Label
Research methods for clinical therapists : applied project design and analysis, Carolyn M. Hicks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Research design and statistics : some basic concepts -- Questionnaires, surveys, and sampling -- The nature of the data -- Techniques of descriptive statistics -- Testing hypotheses -- Designing your study -- Sources of error in research -- Matching the research design to the statistical test -- Putting the theory into practice -- Writing up the research for publication -- Reading published research critically -- Non-parametric tests for same- and matched-subject designs -- Parametric tests for same- and matched-subject designs -- Non-parametric tests for different- (unrelated-) subject designs -- Parametric tests for different- (unrelated-) subject designs -- Non-parametric and parametric tests for correlational designs -- Estimation -- Attitude scales -- Repertory grid analysis -- Using statistics in diagnostic and screening tests : receiver operating characteristics -- Capturing expert opinion : the Delphi technique -- Capturing the user voice : Thurstone's paired comparison technique -- Capturing the clinician's view : reliability measures -- Undertaking systematic reviews
Control code
ocn314597220
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xi, 406 p.
Isbn
9780702029981
Lccn
2009008976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., (some col.)
Label
Research methods for clinical therapists : applied project design and analysis, Carolyn M. Hicks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Research design and statistics : some basic concepts -- Questionnaires, surveys, and sampling -- The nature of the data -- Techniques of descriptive statistics -- Testing hypotheses -- Designing your study -- Sources of error in research -- Matching the research design to the statistical test -- Putting the theory into practice -- Writing up the research for publication -- Reading published research critically -- Non-parametric tests for same- and matched-subject designs -- Parametric tests for same- and matched-subject designs -- Non-parametric tests for different- (unrelated-) subject designs -- Parametric tests for different- (unrelated-) subject designs -- Non-parametric and parametric tests for correlational designs -- Estimation -- Attitude scales -- Repertory grid analysis -- Using statistics in diagnostic and screening tests : receiver operating characteristics -- Capturing expert opinion : the Delphi technique -- Capturing the user voice : Thurstone's paired comparison technique -- Capturing the clinician's view : reliability measures -- Undertaking systematic reviews
Control code
ocn314597220
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xi, 406 p.
Isbn
9780702029981
Lccn
2009008976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., (some col.)

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