Rehabilitation Research, Principles and Applications, 4th Edition

Rehabilitation Research

4th Edition Principles and Applications

By Russell Carter, EdD, PT, Professor Emeritus, Department of Physical Therapy, Governors State University, University Park, IL; Jay Lubinsky, PhD, CCC-A/SLP, Professor Emeritus, Department of Communication Disorders, Governors State University, University Park, IL and Elizabeth Domholdt, EdD, PT, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Professor of Physical Therapy, The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN


Section 1: Fundamentals of Research for Students and Everyday Practitioners

1. Rehabilitation Research

2. Theory in Rehabilitation Research

3. Evidence-Based Practice NEW!

4. Finding Research Literature

5. Research Ethics

 

Section 2: Research Design

6. Research Paradigms

7. Variables

8. Validity

9. Selection and Assignment of Participants

 

Section 3: Experiments in Rehabilitation Research

10. Group Designs

11. Single-Subject Design

 

Section 4: Nonexperimental Research for Rehabilitation

12. Overview of Nonexperimental Research

13. Clinical Case Reports

 

Section 5: Research Beyond the Everyday

14. Qualitative Research

15. Epidemiology

16. Outcomes Research

17. Survey Research

 

Section 6: Measurement

18. Measurement Theory

19. Methodological Research

 

Section 7: Data Analysis

20. Statistical Reasoning

21. Statistical Analysis of Differences: The Basics

22. Statistical Analysis of Differences: Advanced

23. Statistical Analysis of Relationships: The Basics

24. Statistical Analysis of Relationships: Advanced

 

Section 8: Being a Consumer of Research

25. Evaluating Evidence One Article at a Time

26. Synthesizing Bodies of Evidence

 

Section 9: Implementing Research

27. Implementing a Research Project

28. Publishing and Presenting Research

Glossary