Do your students find research difficult to engage with or want a textbook that is easy to read? Right from the start of their programme it is crucial for nursing students to be able to understand and evaluate current research to support their learning. This book helps students recognise what good research is by providing an introductory guide to the main research methodologies used in nursing. It simplifies complex terminology and puts research into context for nursing students, with clear examples and case studies. Key features Written in clear, easy to follow language Each chapter is linked to relevant NMC Standards and Essential Skills Clusters A companion website with 9 podcasts to bring topics from the book to life.