{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Module 3: Appraisal, Extraction and Pooling of Qualitative Data and Text - Evidence from Qualitative Studies, Narrative and Text


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The JBI Comprehensive Systematic Review Programs are designed to prepare researchers and clinicians to develop, conduct, and report comprehensive systematic reviews of evidence following the Joanna Briggs Institute approach and using the Joanna Briggs Institute SUMARI software. Learn how to conduct systematic reviews of qualitative and quantitative evidence.

It is suggested that these CE activities be taken together and in sequence. They can be completed independent of each other depending on your research needs or area of interest.

Purpose of Activity

To develop a comprehensive understanding of the purposes and principles of appraising, extracting and pooling the results of qualitative studies and text.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Develop an understanding of the theoretical foundation of qualitative research.
  2. Be familiar with the methodologies and methods of qualitative research.
  3. Be conversant with meta-aggregation and meta-ethnography as approaches for qualitative synthesis.
  4. Be conversant with the JBI meta-aggregation approach to the synthesis of qualitative research and of narrative, text and opinion.
  5. Be conversant with JBI-QARI and JBI-NOTARI software for the synthesis of qualitative research and narrative, text and opinion.
Price: $137.50


  • ANCC 6.0 CH
  • DC - BON 6.0 CH
  • FL - BON 6.0 CH
  • GA - BON 6.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JBICSR3
Published: Nov 2015
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 16/20 (80%)
Authors: Zoe Jordan, BA, MA, PhD; Zachary Munn, PhD, GDHSc, BMedRad(NucMed); Craig Lockwood, RN, BN, GradDip, MNSc, PhD; Edoardo Aromataris, PhD, BSc(Hons)