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Unit of Study NURS2016 - Introduction to Nursing Research (2023)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

articulate the value of research in contributing to developments in health and improving standards of care

discuss the strengths and limitations of various research study designs and the appropriateness of health research methods in improving quality patient care

generate a research question, understand appropriate methodology, and outline ethical considerations

reflect on the importance of the application of evidence-based nursing practice

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