Clinical

Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

Ethical issues when involving people newly diagnosed with dementia in research

Aim To discuss the methodological and ethical review challenges encountered by...

Choosing phenomenology as a guiding philosophy for nursing research

Aim To provide an overview of important methodological considerations that nurse...

Using extant literature in a grounded theory study: a personal account

Aim To provide a personal account of the factors in a doctoral study that led to...

van Manen’s method and reduction in a phenomenological hermeneutic study

Aim To describe van Manen’s method and concept of reduction in a study that used a...

Exploring interprofessional practices in rapid response systems: a case study protocol

Aim To describe the development of a proposed case study protocol investigating...

Research methods for formal consensus development

Aim This paper reviews three research methods for developing consensus.

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Portraiture: a methodology through which success and positivity can be explored and...

Aim To present an overview of portraiture. Background Nursing is increasingly embracing more...

The construction of context-mechanisms-outcomes in realistic evaluation

Aim To discuss the construction of context-mechanisms-outcomes (CMOs) developed as...

Reflecting on the use of photo elicitation with children

Aim To reflect on the use of photo elicitation as a data collection method when...

Blogs as a way to elicit feedback on research and engage stakeholders

Aim To reflect on the potential of blogs to enhance engagement with research, create a...

Developing a national mentorship scheme to enhance the contribution of clinical...

Aim To provide a template for developing a national mentoring scheme to enhance the...

Engaging minorities in researching sensitive health topics by using a participatory...

Aim To report the use of a community participatory approach (PA) in a project...

Methodological tools for the collection and analysis of participant observation data...

Aim To give clarity to the analysis of participant observation in nursing when...

Conducting international nursing research: challenges and opportunities

Aim To describe practical experiences before, during and after gaining entry into...

Reflecting on the challenges of choosing and using a grounded theory approach

Aim To explore three different approaches to grounded theory and consider some of...

Lessons learned from conducting qualitative research in a hospital

Aim To examine unexpected barriers to the conduct of hospital research during a...

As others see us: what PhD students say about supervisors

Aim To explore the attitudes that doctoral students share with each other in an...

Researcher or nurse? Difficulties of undertaking semi-structured interviews on...

Aim To reflect on the author’s personal and professional journey when undertaking semi-...

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