Revisão dos desenhos de pesquisa relevantes para enfermagem: Part 2: Desenhos de pesquisa qualitativa

Translated title of the contribution: An overview of research designs relevant to nursing: Part 2: Qualitative research designs

Martha Driessnack, Valmi D. Sousa, Isabel Amélia Costa Mendes

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This second article of the series "An Overview of Research Designs Relevant to Nursing" presents qualitative research designs. Phenomenological, ground theory, ethnography, narrative inquiry, and other related qualitative-related research methodologies are described. In addition, the importance of qualitative research as groundwork for quantitative studies is discussed. This link between qualitative and quantitative research is fundamental to promote evidence-based nursing practice.

Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)684-688
Number of pages5
JournalRevista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007



  • Methodology
  • Nursing
  • Nursing research
  • Qualitative analysis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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