This book contains a wealth of practical guidance about what doing research actually involves for the often hard-pressed and isolated researcher. It bridges the gap and provides 'real-life' insight into undertaking research in nursing. It focuses on the practicality of research and identifies the pitfalls that can so easily undermine even the most carefully planned project.
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Include good clinical practice for ethical research - to educate nurses on research - so that they will speak up for patients.
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The chapter on a career in research will be expanded and given priority.
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By Maggie Tarling, MSc, BSc(Hons), RGN, RM, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Anaesthetics Research, Royal London Hospital, London, UK and Linda Crofts, Director of Nursing Research and Development, Royal Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK