“Statistics for Nursing Research” is a textbook designed to provide nursing students and professionals with the foundational knowledge and skills needed to understand and apply statistical methods in nursing research. This book includes a wide range of topics including correlation, regression and analysis of variance. It also covers statistical software packages such as SPSS and Excel. This book covers the usage of software programs such as SPSS or Excel.
This book is intended to teach nursing professionals how to apply research to clinical decision-making. Understanding and using statistical methods will help nurses critically evaluate and apply research, as well as make decisions based on evidence and carry out their own research.
This book has been divided into three sections. First section introduces the fundamental concepts and principles in statistics such as measures of central tendencies and variability, probability, data collection and more. In the second section, we will cover different statistical analysis types, such as hypothesis testing, regression and correlation, and variance analysis. Third section: The application of statistics in nursing research. This includes the design of studies, the data analysis and the interpretation of the results.
They present statistics concepts and techniques in an easy to understand and practical manner. This textbook contains numerous case studies and exercises that help students to understand and apply statistics in nursing research. The book also includes a glossary and list of readings that will enhance your learning.
Overall, “Statistics for Nursing Research” is an essential resource for nursing students and professionals who want to understand and apply statistical methods in nursing research. It is a useful reference book for clinical nurses and researchers because it provides a complete and practical statistical approach.