Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/552073
Title:
Measurement instruments
Authors:
Mitchell, Andrew E. P.
Abstract:
KEY POINTS • Measurement instruments enable the quantification of characteristics of interest to researchers • There are several methods of measuring characteristics, including scaling techniques • Any measurement instrument must be valid and reliable • Measurement instruments are important in healthcare research as they enable the measurement of attributes that are difficult to observe directly, such as cognitive and affective characteristics
Affiliation:
University of Chester
Citation:
Mitchell, A. E. P. (2014). Measurement instruments. In A. McIntosh-Scott, T. Mason, E. Mason-Whitehead, D. Coyle (Eds.), Key concepts in nursing and healthcare research (pp. 164-169). London: SAGE.
Publisher:
SAGE
Publication Date:
1-Jan-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/552073
Additional Links:
http://www.sagepub.com; http://www.sagepub.com/booksProdDesc.nav?prodId=Book237573
Type:
Book chapter
Language:
en
Description:
This book is not available through ChesterRep.
Series/Report no.:
SAGE key concepts
ISBN:
9781446210710
Appears in Collections:
Health and Social Care

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dc.contributor.authorMitchell, Andrew E. P.en
dc.date1st January 2014en
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-01T15:39:32Zen
dc.date.available2015-05-01T15:39:32Zen
dc.date.issued2014-01-01en
dc.identifier.citationMitchell, A. E. P. (2014). Measurement instruments. In A. McIntosh-Scott, T. Mason, E. Mason-Whitehead, D. Coyle (Eds.), Key concepts in nursing and healthcare research (pp. 164-169). London: SAGE.en
dc.identifier.isbn9781446210710en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/552073en
dc.descriptionThis book is not available through ChesterRep.en
dc.description.abstractKEY POINTS • Measurement instruments enable the quantification of characteristics of interest to researchers • There are several methods of measuring characteristics, including scaling techniques • Any measurement instrument must be valid and reliable • Measurement instruments are important in healthcare research as they enable the measurement of attributes that are difficult to observe directly, such as cognitive and affective characteristicsen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherSAGEen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSAGE key conceptsen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.sagepub.comen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.sagepub.com/booksProdDesc.nav?prodId=Book237573en
dc.subjectmeasuringen
dc.titleMeasurement instrumentsen
dc.typeBook chapteren
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Chesteren
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