Nursing intervention studies: a descriptive analysis of issues important to clinicians.

@article{Brown2002NursingIS,
  title={Nursing intervention studies: a descriptive analysis of issues important to clinicians.},
  author={Sarah Jo Brown},
  journal={Research in nursing & health},
  year={2002},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={317-27}
}
When reading a report of an intervention study, clinicians are interested in knowing: whether the intervention is effective, with whom it is effective, how much benefit it produces, and whether associated, adverse outcomes occur. Recommendations have been made in the research literature regarding how to conduct and report intervention studies so as to produce knowledge regarding these questions. This descriptive study was conducted to estimate the frequency with which these recommendations are… CONTINUE READING