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Title Mixed methods in health sciences research : a practical primer / Leslie Curry, Marcella Nunez-Smith.
Imprint Los Angeles : SAGE, [2015]


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 394 pages) : illustrations
Series SAGE mixed methods research series ; volume 1
Sage mixed methods research series ; v. 1.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Medical sciences -- Research -- Methodology.
Health Services Research -- methods.
Research Design.
Research Report.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Definition and overview of mixed methods designs -- Applications and illustrations of mixed methods health sciences research -- Determining the appropriateness and feasibility of using mixed methods -- Writing a scientifically sound and compelling grant proposal for a mixed methods study -- Examples of funded grant applications using mixed methods -- Assessing quality in mixed methods studies -- Sampling and data collection in mixed methods studies -- Data analysis and integration in mixed methods studies -- Managing mixed methods teams -- Implementation issues in mixed methods research -- Publishing mixed methods studies in the health sciences.
Summary This must-have mixed methods resource for any health science researcher presents key theories, concepts, and approaches in an accessible way. Packed with illustrations from the health sciences literature, this ready-to-use guidebook shows readers how to design, conduct, review, and use mixed methods research findings. Helpful checklists, figures, tables, templates, and much more give readers examples that will elevate the quality of their research, facilitate communication about their methods, and improve efficiency over the course of their projects. Real-world examples and insights from mixed methods researchers provide unique perspectives on every aspect of mixed methods research. This book successfully pulls together foundational mixed methods principles, synthesizes the knowledge base in the field, and translates it for a health science researcher audience.
Other Author Nunez-Smith, Marcella, author.
Other Title Print version: Curry, Leslie (Leslie A.). Mixed methods in health sciences research. Los Angeles : SAGE, [2015] 9781483306773