Integrating Nursing Research and Practice: Part I A Journey into the Unknown
Bonnie Schroyen, RCompN, Staff Nurse
Anne M. Bielby, RGON, Community Nurse
Faye Hawtin, RCompN, Community Nurse
Beverley J. MacKay, RGON, Liaison Nurse
Lesley-Anne Simkiss, RGON, Occupational Health Nurse
Therese C. Meehan, RGON, PhD, Nurse Researcher
Reference: Schroyen, B., Bielby, A., Hawtin, F., MacKay, B., Simkiss, L., Meehan, T., (1994). Integrating Nursing Research and Practice: Part 1 A Journey into the Unknown. Nursing Praxis in New Zealand, 9(3), 12-14.
We must all face the challenge of weaving together the art and science of nursing, of integrating nursing research and practice. In a two part article Northland nurses tell about their experiences with research and the study they carried out. Part one describes their beginning experiences with integrating research and practice.