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Statistics done wrong : the woefully complete guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119786

https://www.statisticsdonewrong.com/

Reinhart, Alex. San Francisco, CA: No Starch Press , 2015. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
HA 29 R371 2015
URL Notes
Table of contents and chapter summaries
"Discusses how to avoid the most common statistical errors in modern research, and perform more accurate statistical analyses" - provided by publisher
Title
Statistics done wrong : the woefully complete guide
Author
Reinhart, Alex
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
No Starch Press
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
xviii, 152 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Statistics as Topic
Research Design
Data Interpretation, Statistical
Reproducibility of Results
Data Curation
Open Access Publishing
Abstract
"Discusses how to avoid the most common statistical errors in modern research, and perform more accurate statistical analyses" - provided by publisher
ISBN
9781593276201
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
URL
https://www.statisticsdonewrong.com/
URL Notes
Table of contents and chapter summaries
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HA 29 R371 2015
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Guide to clinical studies and developing protocols

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8784
Spilker, Bert. New York, N.Y.: Raven Press , 1984. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
HA29 S756 1984
Title
Guide to clinical studies and developing protocols
Author
Spilker, Bert
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Raven Press
Year Published
1984
Subjects
Drug Evaluation - methods
Research Design
Clinical Trials
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HA29 S756 1984
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Designing and conducting health surveys : a comprehensive guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21107
Aday, Lu Ann, Cornelius, Llewellyn J. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers , 2006. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
W 84.3 A221 2006
Thinking about topics for health surveys ; Matching the survey design to survey objectives ; Defining and clarifying the survey variables ; Thinking through the relationships between variables ; Choosing the methods of data collection ; Deciding who will be in the sample ; Deciding how many will b…
Title
Designing and conducting health surveys : a comprehensive guide
Author
Aday, Lu Ann
Cornelius, Llewellyn J
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass Publishers
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xxii, 518 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Health Surveys
Data Collection - methods
Research Design
Abstract
Thinking about topics for health surveys
Matching the survey design to survey objectives
Defining and clarifying the survey variables
Thinking through the relationships between variables
Choosing the methods of data collection
Deciding who will be in the sample
Deciding how many will be in the sample
General principles for formulating questions
Formulating questions about health
Formulating questions about demographics and behavior
Formulating questions about knowledge and attitudes
Guidelines for formatting the questionnaire
Monitoring and carrying out the survey
Preparing the data for analysis
Planning and implementing the analysis of the data
Writing the research report
ISBN
9780787975609
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W 84.3 A221 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Applied research in aging : a guide to methods and resources

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113452
Boston, MA: Little Brown and Company , 1983. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
HQ1061 A652 1983
Title
Applied research in aging : a guide to methods and resources
Editor
Sinnott, Jan D
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
Little Brown and Company
Year Published
1983
Physical Description
xii, 226 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Little, Brown series on gerontology
Subjects
Aging
Research Design
Geriatrics
Sociology - methods
ISBN
0316792829
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HQ1061 A652 1983
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Qualitative research: A guide to design and implementation

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113877
Merriam, Sharon, Tisdell, Elizabeth. San Francisco, CA: John Wiley & Sons , 2016. 4th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF IA 605 MER 2016
Qualitative Research is the essential guide to understanding, designing, conducting, and presenting a qualitative research study. This fourth edition features new material covering mixed methods, action research, arts-based research, online data sources, and the latest in data analysis, including d…
Title
Qualitative research: A guide to design and implementation
Author
Merriam, Sharon
Tisdell, Elizabeth
Edition
4th ed.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Softcover, 368 p.
Topics
Research Design
Human Experimental Research
Abstract
Qualitative Research is the essential guide to understanding, designing, conducting, and presenting a qualitative research study. This fourth edition features new material covering mixed methods, action research, arts-based research, online data sources, and the latest in data analysis, including data analysis software packages as well as narrative and poetic analysis strategies. A new section offers multiple ways of presenting qualitative research findings. The reader-friendly, jargon-free style makes this book accessible to both novice and experienced researchers, emphasizing the role of a theoretical framework in designing a study while providing practical guidance.
ISBN
9781119003618
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF IA 605 MER 2016
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Reading research : a user-friendly guide for health professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120365
Davies, Barbara, Logan, Jo. Toronto, ON: Elsevier Canada , 2018. 6th ed. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WY20.5 D255 2018
Title
Reading research : a user-friendly guide for health professionals
Author
Davies, Barbara
Logan, Jo
Edition
6th ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Elsevier Canada
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
x, 85 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Biomedical Research - methods
Evidence-Based Medicine
Nursing Research - methods
Research Design
Information Literacy
ISBN
978177172073
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY20.5 D255 2018
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Designing and conducting health surveys : a comprehensive guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8989
Aday, Lu Ann. Scarborough, Ont.: Jossey-Bass Publishers , 1996. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Provincial Pharmacy BCCA
VC PFCS
Call Number
W 84.3 A221 1996
Title
Designing and conducting health surveys : a comprehensive guide
Author
Aday, Lu Ann
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Scarborough, Ont.
Publisher
Jossey-Bass Publishers
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
xxiv, 535 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Health Surveys
Data Collection - methods
Research Design
ISBN
0787902942
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Provincial Pharmacy BCCA
VC PFCS
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W 84.3 A221 1996
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Reading research : a user-friendly guide for nurses and other health professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19977
Davies, Barbara, Logan, Jo. Toronto, ON: Elsevier Canada , 2012. 5th ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WY20.5 D255 2012
Title
Reading research : a user-friendly guide for nurses and other health professionals
Author
Davies, Barbara
Logan, Jo
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Elsevier Canada
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
x, 82 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Nursing Research
Research Design
Information Literacy
ISBN
9781926648385
1926648382
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY20.5 D255 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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The research guide : a primer for residents, other health care trainees, and practitioners

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21555
Harvey, Bart J., Lang, Eddy S., Frank, Jason R.;. Ottawa, Ont.: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
W20.5 R4322 2012
Title
The research guide : a primer for residents, other health care trainees, and practitioners
Author
Harvey, Bart J.
Lang, Eddy S.
Frank, Jason R.;
Place
Ottawa, Ont.
Publisher
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
302 p. : ill.
Subjects
Biomedical Research
Research
Research Design
ISBN
9781926588094
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W20.5 R4322 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Evaluating clinical and public health interventions : a practical guide to study design and statistics

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21911
Katz, Mitchell H.;. New York: Cambridge University Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
W20.5 K21 2010
Title
Evaluating clinical and public health interventions : a practical guide to study design and statistics
Author
Katz, Mitchell H.;
Place
New York
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
163 p. : ill.
Subjects
Evaluation Studies as Topic
Research Design
Statistics as topic - methods
ISBN
9780521735599
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
W20.5 K21 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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The researching therapist: A practical guide to planning, performing, and communicating research

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108182
Jenkins, Sue, Price, Connie J., Straker, Leon. New York, NY: Churchill Livingstone , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF EE 100 JEN 1998
Covering the first steps in how to get started on identifying and planning a research project, this book is a comprehensive guide to the processes involved in the preparation and presentation of a research proposal, intended for use by applied health students and practising therapists wishing to ev…
Title
The researching therapist: A practical guide to planning, performing, and communicating research
Author
Jenkins, Sue
Price, Connie J.
Straker, Leon
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Churchill Livingstone
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
Paperback; 206 p.
Topics
Rehabilitation Medicine
Physical Therapist
Research Design
Occupational Therapist
Abstract
Covering the first steps in how to get started on identifying and planning a research project, this book is a comprehensive guide to the processes involved in the preparation and presentation of a research proposal, intended for use by applied health students and practising therapists wishing to evaluate aspects of their clinical practice. Its structure follows the progress of the research process, from identification of a problem requiring investigation to the communication of the findings.
ISBN
0443057613
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF EE 100 JEN 1998
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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Health measurement scales: A practical guide to their development and use

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113094
Streiner, David L., Norman, Geoffrey R. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2003. Third edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF IA 605 STR 2003
A guide for clinicians who are developing tools to measure subjective states, attitudes, or non-tangible outcomes in their patients. It synthesizes the theory of scale construction with advice about how to develop and validate measurement scales to be used in the health sciences. The theory include…
Title
Health measurement scales: A practical guide to their development and use
Author
Streiner, David L.
Norman, Geoffrey R.
Edition
Third edition
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Softcover: 283 p.
Topics
Research Design
Human Experimental Research
Psychological
Abstract
A guide for clinicians who are developing tools to measure subjective states, attitudes, or non-tangible outcomes in their patients. It synthesizes the theory of scale construction with advice about how to develop and validate measurement scales to be used in the health sciences. The theory includes issues of reliability, validity, the measurement of change, and the cognitive requirements of answering questions.
ISBN
0198528477
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF IA 605 STR 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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The research companion: A practical guide for the social and health sciences

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113095
Boynton, Petra M. East Sussex: Psychology Press , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF IA 605 BOY 2005
Social science research has traditionally focused on the historical study of research methods, frequently overlooking the practical skills needed to undertake a research project. This book addresses this need for instruction in the practice of research and offers advice to help avoid typical proble…
Title
The research companion: A practical guide for the social and health sciences
Author
Boynton, Petra M.
Place
East Sussex
Publisher
Psychology Press
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover: 199 p.
Topics
Research Design
Abstract
Social science research has traditionally focused on the historical study of research methods, frequently overlooking the practical skills needed to undertake a research project. This book addresses this need for instruction in the practice of research and offers advice to help avoid typical problems and improve the standards.
ISBN
1841693049
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF IA 605 BOY 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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Planning and managing scientific research : a guide for the beginning researcher

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21521

http://press.anu.edu.au/titles/planning-and-managing-scientific-research/pdf-download/

http://press.anu.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/whole.pdf

Kennett, Brian. Canberra, AU: Australian National University Press , 2014. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Planning and managing scientific research : a guide for the beginning researcher
Author
Kennett, Brian
Place
Canberra, AU
Publisher
Australian National University Press
Year Published
2014
Subjects
Research Design
Research Personnel - education
Research - organization & administration
ISBN
9781925021585
9781925021592
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://press.anu.edu.au/titles/planning-and-managing-scientific-research/pdf-download/
http://press.anu.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/whole.pdf
Audience
Professional
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How to do a systematic literature review in nursing : a step-by-step guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120753

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e680sww&AN=460646

Bettany-Saltikov, Josette. Maidenhead, Berkshire: McGraw-Hill Education , 2012. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This ebook allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Table of Contents: ; What is a systematic review? -- Asking an answerable and focused review question -- Writing the plan and background to your review -- Specifying your objectives and inclusion and exclusion criteria -- Conducting a comprehensive and systematic literature search -- Working with y…
Title
How to do a systematic literature review in nursing : a step-by-step guide
Author
Bettany-Saltikov, Josette
Place
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education
Year Published
2012
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Nursing Research - methods
Review Literature as Topic
Research Design
Evidence-Based Medicine - methods
Meta-Analysis as Topic
Writing
Abstract
Table of Contents:
What is a systematic review? -- Asking an answerable and focused review question -- Writing the plan and background to your review -- Specifying your objectives and inclusion and exclusion criteria -- Conducting a comprehensive and systematic literature search -- Working with your primary papers: selecting, appraising and extracting data -- Synthesizing, summarizing and presenting your findings -- Writing up your discussion and completing your review -- Sharing, disseminating and using systematic reviews to inform and improve nursing practice .
ISBN
9780335242276
9780335242283
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e680sww&AN=460646
URL Notes
This ebook allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Audience
Professional
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Pocket guide to critical appraisal : a handbook for health care professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10490
Crombie, Iain K. London, U.K.: BMJ Publishing Group , 1996. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Provincial Pharmacy BCCA
Title
Pocket guide to critical appraisal : a handbook for health care professionals
Author
Crombie, Iain K
Place
London, U.K.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group
Year Published
1996
Subjects
Research Design
Clinical Trials
Cohort Studies
Case-Control Studies
ISBN
072791099X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Provincial Pharmacy BCCA
Audience
Professional
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Asking questions : the definitive guide to questionnaire design : for market research, political polls, and social and health questionnaires

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119813
Bradburn, Norman M., Wansink, Brian, Sudman, Seymour. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2004. Rev. ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WA20.5 B798 2004
Title
Asking questions : the definitive guide to questionnaire design : for market research, political polls, and social and health questionnaires
Author
Bradburn, Norman M.
Wansink, Brian
Sudman, Seymour
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
xvi, 426 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Surveys and Questionnaires
Health Care Surveys
Social Sciences
Research Design
Evaluation Studies as Topic
Marketing
ISBN
9780787970888
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA20.5 B798 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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