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Nursing & Concept Analysis: Concept Analysis

Information and resources on the topic of concept anaylsis in relation to nursing.

What is Concept Analysis?

"Concept analysis refers to the examination of the structure and function of a concept. It is a formal, rigorous, and precise linguistic exercise used to determine the defining attributes of a concept."


How to find Concept Analysis articles?

Steps to find Concept Analysis articles:

1. Select a journal database or search engine that indexes journal articles.


Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, Google Scholar,  Nursing & Allied Health (ProQuest), Science Direct

2. Select the advanced search choice.

3. Type terms in the different search boxes.

4. Use "Concept Analysis" in one of the search boxes. You can try limiting to "title of article" -- this will look for "concept analysis" in the article title.

Articles explaining or discussing Concept Analysis

Concept Analysis Articles

Examples of Concept Analysis articles in nursing journals...

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