This course introduces the basic statistical concepts and techniques. Students will learn how to apply statistics to their research. The topics covered includes: levels of measurements; frequency distribution; measures of central tendency; measures of variability; normal distribution and standard scores; t-test, correlation; interpreting correlation coefficients; prediction and regression; statistical inference; hypothesis testing; non-parametric statistical tests.
This is the fourth and final segment of a four part course module that will impart knowledge on medical surgical conditions and the nursing principles needed to give comprehensive nursing care to adolescents and adults. The topics covered includes: nursing management of patients with cardio vascular disorders - part II, patients with neurologic disorders - part II, patients with musculo-skeletal disorders, patients with dermatologic disorders, patients with sensory disorders, patients with altered immune responses, patients with acute poisoning.