Methodological challenges in rural and frontier nursing research

Jeri L. Bigbee, Bonnie Lind

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Rural/frontier nursing research poses unique methodological challenges, including definitional inconsistency, social/cultural issues, methodological/statistical concerns, and the inherent diversity among rural communities. These challenges need to be creatively addressed to enhance the rural/frontier nursing research body of knowledge.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)104-106
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Nursing Research
Issue number2
StatePublished - May 2007
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Nursing


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