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Canadian Journal of Nursing Research Archive
Conducting research in the acutely ill and injured is important to broaden the scientific foundation of nursing practice for the specialty. Given the nature of acute illness, challenges to the collection of self-report data are numerous, but they are not insurmountable. Attending to these challenges and planning for strategies to enhance the accuracy of data are important tasks for any investigator considering research in groups of patients with acute illness or injury.
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Richmond, T. S. (1995). Methodological Considerations in Acute-Care Research: Issues in Securing Self-Report Data. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research Archive, 27 (4), 73-81. Retrieved from https://repository.upenn.edu/nrs/78
Date Posted: 08 July 2016
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