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Christopher J. L. Cunningham - Understanding and Conducting Research in the Health Sciences - 9781118135402 - V9781118135402
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Understanding and Conducting Research in the Health Sciences

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Description for Understanding and Conducting Research in the Health Sciences Hardcover. Offers an introduction to behavioral and social science research methods in the health sciences. This book provides complete coverage of the process behind these research methods, including information-gathering, decision formation, and results presentation. Num Pages: 544 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBGR; MBNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 258 x 177 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1076.

A comprehensive introduction to behavioral and social science research methods in the health sciences


Understanding and Conducting Research in the Health Sciences
is designed to develop and facilitate the ability to conduct research and understand the practical value of designing, conducting, interpreting, and reporting behavioral and social science research findings in the health science and medical fields. The book provides complete coverage of the process behind these research methods, including information-gathering, decision formation, and results presentation.

Examining the application of behavioral and social science research methodologies within the health sciences, the book focuses on implementing and developing relevant research ... Read more

  • Various research designs that are appropriate for use in the health sciences, including single-participant, multi-group, longitudinal, correlational, and experimental designs
  • Step-by-step coverage of single-factor and multifactor studies as well as single-subject and nonexperimental methods
  • Accessible chapter explanations, real-world examples, and numerous illustrations throughout
  • Guidance regarding how to write about research within the formatting styles of the American Medical Association and the American Psychological Association

The book is an excellent educational resource for healthcare and health service practitioners and researchers who are interested in conducting and understanding behavioral and social science research done within the health sciences arena. The book is also a useful resource for students taking courses in the fields of medicine, public health, epidemiology, biostatistics, and the health sciences.

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Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United States
Number of pages
544
Condition
New
Number of Pages
544
Place of Publication
New York, United States
ISBN
9781118135402
SKU
V9781118135402
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 7 to 11 working days
Ref
99-50

About Christopher J. L. Cunningham
CHRISTOPHER J. L. CUNNINGHAM, PhD, is UC Foundation Associate Professor of Industrial-Organizational and Occupational Health Psychology at the University of Tennessee of Chattanooga, where he is also Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine in the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. Dr. Cunningham is also a coauthor of Research Methods for the Behavioral and Social Sciences and Understanding Business ... Read more

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