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Nursing research: understanding the basics.

Authors
  • Palmer, Judy Akin
Type
Published Article
Journal
Plastic surgical nursing : official journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2009
Volume
29
Issue
2
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1097/01.PSN.0000356871.10597.db
PMID: 19528781
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Qualitative, quantitative, and mixed framework methods provide a foundation for research premises, ideas, and theories. This article provides a basic overview of the underlying principles and describes the benefits and limitations of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed framework research. Additional information is discussed to analyze the advantages and disadvantages of each approach for conducting research on critical thinking in nursing education.

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