A concept analysis
of simulation as a learning strategy in the education of undergraduate nursing students.
An important notion in formal concept analysis
is thus a formal concept, which is a pair consisting of a set of objects (the extension) and a set of attributes (the intension) such that the intension consists of exactly those attributes that the objects in the extension have in common, and the extension contains exactly those objects that share all attributes in the intension in .
While the full outcome of the concept analysis
is presented elsewhere (Sherriff et al, in press), in this article we focus specifically on some of the practical implications of this model for health practitioners in supporting breastfeeding couples (Box 1).
2006) Developing a mid-range theory of patient advocacy through concept analysis
Journal of Advanced Nursing
The first step to a concept analysis
is a literature review.
The evolutionary model of concept analysis
was first introduced by Rodgers in 1989 (Rodgers, 1989).
The process of theory development comprises four steps, namely, concept analysis
, the construction of relationship statements, a description of the model and guidelines to operationalise the model.
The search strategy used to select the literature for this concept analysis
involved systematically searching the following databases: CINAHL, EBSCO, Medscape, Ovid, and Web of Science.
The analysis of the study reports revealed that the following specific qualitative methodologies were used: phenomenology, hermeneutics, grounded theory, concept analysis
, content analysis, case study, and thematic analysis.
The rocket lab projects include $4 million for the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion program, which is aimed at developing technologies to increase rocket efficiencies and load capability; $5 million to perform concept analysis
and coordination of common technology development for rocket propulsion and power technologies; $2.
The services have been using sims, such as Jane's Fleet Command--also developed by Sonalysts--to support concept analysis
at the Navy Warfare Development Center and to teach tactics at various Navy and Marine Corps schools.
3] Kissinger uses concept analysis
to define the characteristics of overconfidence and draws heavily from the literature citing how experience leads to confidence, as well as overconfidence.