Foundations of Nursing Research 

Question Description

Help me study for my Health & Medical class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.

Getting Started

The focus of this discussion is to identify and describe the key concepts of quantitative research and the steps involved in the process. For this discussion, you will search for a quantitative research article related to your patient-centered problem. After reading the article, you will describe the steps taken by the researcher to complete the study and the process used to draw conclusions from the data collected.

Upon successful completion of this discussion, you will be able to:

  • Describe key concepts in quantitative research.
  • Identify the steps of the quantitative research process.
  • Discuss the process used to collect and analyze quantitative data.


  • Textbook: Foundations of Nursing Research
  • Article: Sample size in quantitative research
  • File: Understanding the research process
  • File: Chapter 5 PPT
  • File: Chapter 10 PPT
  • File: Chapter 12 PPT