Researching Health

Researching Health

Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods

Mike Saks, Judith Allsop


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Saks and Allsop's Researching Health offers a comprehensive introduction to research methods for health care students and practitioners. The new third edition includes important theoretical updates, and further international content, with contributors covering a number of specialisms and providing perspectives on core topics from the UK, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Portugal, Canada, and Spain.

There are 6 NEW chapters on:

  • Principles of Health Research
  • Methods of Sampling in Qualitative Health Research
  • Qualitative Data Analysis and Health Research
  • Researching Health Care Management Using Secondary Data
  • Online Research in Health
  • Disseminating and Evaluating Health Research

The book is supported by case studies, end-of-chapter exercises, annotated further reading, and access to online resources for both students and lecturers, consisting of SAGE journal articles, web links, PowerPoint slides, and teaching notes for each chapter.