Denise F Polit

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The content validity index: are you sure you know what's being reported? Critique and recommendations
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA
    Res Nurs Health 29:489-97. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Blinding during the analysis of research data
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, United States
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:636-41. 2011
  3. doi request reprint International gender bias in nursing research, 2005-2006: a quantitative content analysis
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, United States
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1102-10. 2009
  4. doi request reprint International differences in nursing research, 2005-2006
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 41:44-53. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The use of the intention-to-treat principle in nursing clinical trials
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866, USA
    Nurs Res 58:391-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Generalization in quantitative and qualitative research: myths and strategies
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1451-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Impact factors in nursing journals
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Nurs Outlook 59:18-28. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Deliberate ignorance: a systematic review of blinding in nursing clinical trials
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA
    Nurs Res 60:9-16. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Is there gender bias in nursing research?
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:417-27. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Publication opportunities in nonnursing journals
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA
    Nurse Educ 35:237-42. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint The content validity index: are you sure you know what's being reported? Critique and recommendations
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA
    Res Nurs Health 29:489-97. 2006
    ..The two approaches can lead to different values, making it risky to draw conclusions about content validity. Scale developers should indicate which method was used to provide readers with interpretable content validity information...
  2. doi request reprint Blinding during the analysis of research data
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, United States
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:636-41. 2011
    ..These decisions ideally should be made without the analyst's knowledge of how treatment groups are coded. Strategies for achieving blinding among data analysts are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint International gender bias in nursing research, 2005-2006: a quantitative content analysis
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, United States
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1102-10. 2009
    ..This paper reports a study that examined the extent to which nurse researchers internationally disproportionately include females as participants in their research...
  4. doi request reprint International differences in nursing research, 2005-2006
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 41:44-53. 2009
    ..PURPOSe: To compare the characteristics of nursing research being done in different countries, using data from studies published in nonspecialty, English-language nursing journals...
  5. doi request reprint The use of the intention-to-treat principle in nursing clinical trials
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866, USA
    Nurs Res 58:391-9. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Generalization in quantitative and qualitative research: myths and strategies
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1451-8. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Impact factors in nursing journals
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Nurs Outlook 59:18-28. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Deliberate ignorance: a systematic review of blinding in nursing clinical trials
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA
    Nurs Res 60:9-16. 2011
    ..The absence of blinding, especially when the primary outcomes are subjective, has been found to be associated with inflated estimates of treatment effects, yet little is known about the use of blinding in nursing RCTs...
  9. doi request reprint Is there gender bias in nursing research?
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:417-27. 2008
    ..When designing studies, nurse researchers need to pay close attention to who will benefit from their research and to whether they are leaving out a specific group about which there is a gap in knowledge...
  10. doi request reprint Publication opportunities in nonnursing journals
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA
    Nurse Educ 35:237-42. 2010
    ..The authors provide information about these 64 journals related to their subject matter, number of issues annually, and their 2008 impact factor...
  11. doi request reprint Intention-to-treat in randomized controlled trials: recommendations for a total trial strategy
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA
    Res Nurs Health 33:355-68. 2010
    ..Recommendations are offered regarding study planning, study design, subject retention, sampling, data collection, data analysis, and reporting within the context of ITT...
  12. doi request reprint Is there still gender bias in nursing research? An update
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith University School of Nursing, Brisbane, Australia
    Res Nurs Health 36:75-83. 2013
    ..Because of gender bias, the evidence base for nursing practice may suffer from problems with generalizability. © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Res Nurs Health 36:75-83, 2013...
  13. doi request reprint Statistical process control in nursing research
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Griffith University School of Nursing, Gold Coast, Australia
    Res Nurs Health 35:82-93. 2012
    ..The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of SPC and to illustrate its use in a study of a nursing practice improvement intervention...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is the CVI an acceptable indicator of content validity? Appraisal and recommendations
    Denise F Polit
    Humanalysis, Inc, 75 Clinton Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:459-67. 2007
    ..Our translation suggests that items with an I-CVI of .78 or higher for three or more experts could be considered evidence of good content validity...