Book , Print in English

Conducting research literature reviews : from the Internet to paper

Arlene Fink.
  • Los Angeles : SAGE, ©2010.
  • 3rd ed.
  • xvii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Summary
  • This text shows readers how to interpret and analyze published and unpublished research literature. Fink unravels the intricacies of setting inclusion and exclusion criteria and how to identify the most appropriate databases amongst others.
Contents
  • note: 1. Reviewing the Literature: Why? For Whom? How?
  • 2. Searching and Screening: The Practical Screen and Methodological Quality (Part 1-Research Design and Sampling)
  • 3. Searching and Screening: Methodological Quality (Part 2-Collection, Interventions, Analysis, Results, and Conclusions)
  • 4. Doing the Review: A Reader's Guide Chapter
  • 5. What Did You Find? Synthesizing Results.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • OCLC
ISBN
  • 9781412971898
  • 1412971896
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2008042244
  • OCLC: 257557954
  • OCLC: 257557954