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Wearing my Qualitative Research Hat

I haven’t done a qualitative research interview yet but there are important points I have learned about qualitative research interviewing that are worth sharing. These are some information I need to remind myself as I begin my journey in conducting a qualitative research. 681 more words

Nursing Research

What are the main features that differentiate Qualitative research from Quantitative research?

With respect to ontology, epistemology, axiology, rhetoric, logic, generalizations and causal linkages, there exist differences between quantitative and qualitative research and both approaches have their inherent strengths and weaknesses (Onwuegbuzie & Leech, 2005). 625 more words

Nursing Research

Grant Program Encourages Innovation and Creativity Among Nurses and Staff

What does a device that helps to keep patients stable when using the bathroom have in common with a chart that tracks the days since the last infection in the intensive care unit? 472 more words

Research

Thoughts on qualitative nursing research and paradigm shift

Paradigm shifts started when an American physicist and philosopher, Thomas Kuhn (1962) voiced out his thoughts about new ways of looking at a phenomenon in his book, … 487 more words

Nursing Research

Drumroll, please!

Grades are in, and…

A- in both spring classes! Woohoo!

On to the next one! Applied research with one of my favorite professors. This is going to be a great semester and I’m really looking forward to this one (not really for the research, but this professor could teach a 15-week course about rocks and I would still find it fascinating). 156 more words

Celebrating the Important Role of Nurse Researchers at Mass General

Attendees of the 2017 Nursing Research Day celebration at Massachusetts General Hospital on May 9 certainly had a lot to be inspired by.

The event began with a poster session featuring 45 posters submitted by nurse researchers at Mass General, and concluded with a series of engaging presentations highlighting the important role that nursing research plays in improving patient care. 468 more words

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My Nursing Thesis Published!

September, 1998 – New England, USA

After I completed my thesis in graduate school, my advisers encouraged me to submit an article summarizing my research findings for publication. 701 more words

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