The second edition of Statistics and Data Analysis for Nursing , uses a conversational style to teach students how to use statistical methods and procedures to analyze research findings. Readers are guided through the complete analysis process from performing a statistical analysis to the rationale behind doing so. Special focus is given to quantitative methods. Other features include management of data, how to "e;clean"e; data, and how to work around missing data. New to this edition are
updated research examples utilizinging examples from an international mix of studies published by nurse researchers in 2006-2009.