Using vignettes to collect data for nursing research studies: how valid are the findings?

@article{Gould1996UsingVT,
  title={Using vignettes to collect data for nursing research studies: how valid are the findings?},
  author={Dan Gould},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={1996},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={207-12}
}
  • Dan Gould
  • Published 1996 in Journal of clinical nursing
Vignettes are simulations of real events which can be used in research studies to elicit subject's knowledge, attitudes or opinions according to how they state they would behave in the hypothetical situation depicted. Advantages associated with the use of vignettes as research tools include: the ability to collect information simultaneously from large numbers of subjects, to manipulate a number of variables at once in a manner that would not be possible in observation studies, absence of… CONTINUE READING