Chapter 6. Research Perspectives Applied to Primary Health Care

  1. David Sines Professor Executive Dean2,
  2. Mary Saunders Head2 and
  3. Janice Forbes-Burford Manager3
  1. Dr Vasso Vydelingum Doctorate Director,
  2. Professor Pam Smith and
  3. Pat Colliety Director

Published Online: 27 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444316247.ch6

Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition

Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Vydelingum, V., Smith, P. and Colliety, P. (2009) Research Perspectives Applied to Primary Health Care, in Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition (eds D. Sines, M. Saunders and J. Forbes-Burford), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444316247.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Faculty of Health & Social Care, London South Bank University, London, UK

  2. 3

    NHS South West, Essex, UK

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Health & Social Care, London South Bank University, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405183406

Online ISBN: 9781444316247

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Keywords:

  • research perspectives applied to primary health care;
  • priorities for nursing and health care research;
  • NHS improvement plan - putting people at heart of public services;
  • partnerships with communities and health authorities;
  • NHS research and development strategy;
  • knowledge base for public health and primary health care practitioners;
  • reflective practice and research mindedness;
  • literature review role;
  • appraising evidence, synthesising results and drawing conclusions;
  • experiments, RCTs and quasi-experiments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Priorities for nursing and health care research

  • The knowledge base for public health and primary health care practitioners

  • Reflective practice and research mindedness

  • The research process

  • General research issues

  • Conclusion

  • References