MEDICAL IMAGING AND RADIOTHERAPY RESEARCH. SKILLS AND STRATEGIES. 2ND EDITION

MEDICAL IMAGING AND RADIOTHERAPY RESEARCH. SKILLS AND STRATEGIES. 2ND EDITION

Editorial:
SPRINGER
Año de edición:
Materia
Radiología
ISBN:
978-3-030-37943-8
Páginas:
450
N. de edición:
2
Idioma:
Inglés
Ilustraciones:
71
Disponibilidad:
Disponible en 2-3 semanas

Descuento:

-5%

Antes:

114,40 €

Despues:

108,68 €

1. History of Research
2. Finding a Research Question
3. Literature Searching
4. Literature Evaluation and Critique
5. Reflective Practice and the Patient Voice
6. Ethical Considerations
7. Planning Your Research Study
8. Types of Information
9. Epidemiological Research Methods
10. Sampling Errors, Bias, and Objectivity
11. Research Outcome Measures
12. Health Technology Assessment
13. Dosimetry
14. Clinical Audit
15. Quantitative Methods and Analysis
16. Qualitative Methods and Analysis
17. Dissertation Structure and Presentation
18. Writing for Publication and Presenting at Conferences
19. Applying for Research Funding
20. Research Writing: Tips and Common Errors

This exciting new book equips radiography students and practitioners with the key skills and strategies required to undertake research within medical imaging and radiotherapy and to disseminate the research findings effectively. Quantitative and qualitative research methods are covered, with guidance provided on the entire research process, from literature researching, information management and literature evaluation through to data collection, data analysis, and writing up. Attention is drawn to sampling errors and other potential sources of bias, and the conduct of randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews, and meta-analyses are clearly explained. Specific instruction is given on the structure and presentation of dissertations, writing journal articles for publication, and the dissemination of research findings at conferences. Information on patient and public involvement in research and research funding bodies are also provided with advice on how to maximize the likelihood of success when submitting applications for funding.

Features
• Provides guidance on the entire research process
• Covers quantitative and qualitative research methods
• Explains how to write up and present research findings
• Offers advice on research funding applications

Authors
Aarthi Ramlaul is a principal lecturer in diagnostic radiography and imaging at the University of Hertfordshire, UK. She has authored book chapters and edited two additional textbooks aimed at medical imaging practitioners. Aarthi is keen on engaging student radiographers/radiation technologists and practitioners in research related activities within the profession.