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Discussion 3 nurs 4325How do researchers determine reliability in a study? Describe themajor types of each.How do researchers determine validity in a study? Describe the majortypes of each.As a member of a journal club that is discussing the instructor assignedarticle in this course, what would you identify as strengths and / orweaknesses of the reliability and validity section of this article? Hint: UseChapter 10 to help you answer these questions.Reliability in research is define as the consistent measurment of data. Researchersdetermine reliability in a study by different measures to achieve results. The four types of majorreliabilty are test-retest, homogeneity, alternate forms, inter-rater. Test-retest is when you run thesame test on a subject or indivual on different occassions using the same measurements. Anexample of a test-retest is monitoring of a patient vital signs on a monitor. Homogeneity measure

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Term
Fall
Professor
Denise Cauble
Tags
Nursing, Board of Nursing testing

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