Anay Confirmation and Validation of Empiric Knowledge in Practice
Reflection Questions to answer in APA format.
1. 1. Consider a theory-validating research project you would like to conduct in a clinical nursing environment. Would necessary resources be available? If not, why not?
2. 2. Based on your clinical experience, consider which sorts of practical validation methodologies might work in the various settings you’ve encountered and which might not.
3. 3. Consider a specific practice setting you are familiar with. For implementation of confirmation and validation of empiric knowledge in practice, which factors about the setting do you think would facilitate the research, and which would provide significant challenges?
4. 4. Propose a Nursing Diagnosis that is not currently in the taxonomy. Why is the diagnosis important? Propose some diagnostic criteria.