Qualitative Research in Nursing: A Quest for Quality
As nursing is still in the process of establishing its own unique knowledge base many nurses are starting to undertake research projects. While such attempts should be encouraged it is reasonable to state that a proportion of this research is poor which has led to justifiable criticism from other professions.
Cutcliffe, J. R.
(1997). Qualitative Research in Nursing: A Quest for Quality. British Journal of Nursing, 6 (17), 969.