ERIC Number: ED069863
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
American Nurses' Association Nursing Research Conference (8th, Albuquerque, New Mexico, March 15-17, 1972).
A total of 96 nurses who are conducting or teaching research attended a 2-day conference designed to increase competencies of nurse researchers in scientific investigations and in critically evaluating research. Some of the papers presented during the conference were: (1) "Appraising the Quality of Nursing Care" by E. Hagen, (2) "The NPSI: A Nursing Performance Simulation Instrument" by V. F. Gover, (3) "Discrimination Between Patient Cues and Inferences by Nurses" by B. D. Pearson, (4) "Understanding Hospitalized Children Through Drawings" by J. W. Fleming, (5) "A Panel Study Comparing Self-Reports of Baccalaureate and Diploma Nurses Before Graduation and After Their First Work Experience in Hospitals" by S. A. Smoyak, and (6) "A Study of Planned Change in Nursing" by R. M. Anderson. Texts of these and other research papers are included in this report along with critiques of several of the papers. The conference program and listings of participants, the advisory committee, and American Nursing Association staff are appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Conference Reports, Educational Research, Medical Research, Nursing, Nursing Education, Research Projects, Research Skills, Skill Development
American Nurses' Association, Inc., 10 Columbus Circle, New York, New York 10019 ($5.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Public Health Service (DHEW), Arlington, VA. Div. of Nursing.
Authoring Institution: American Nurses' Association, New York, NY.