Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges.

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    • NAICS/Industry Codes:
      525120 Health and Welfare Funds
    • Abstract:
      The article provides a basic introduction as to how Geographic Information System (GIS) can be utilized as a research tool to study various nursing developments. Topics discussed include examples of GIS use in the nursing literature, implications of nursing research, and recommendations to help nurses find more information about GIS and examples of its applications in health research.
    • Author Affiliations:
      1College of Nursing, Kent State University (Kent, Ohio)
      2Director, Geographic Information System (GIS) - Health and Hazards Laboratory, Kent State University, Kent, OH
      3Associate Professor, College of Nursing, Kent State University, Kent, OH
    • Full Text Word Count:
      2181
    • ISSN:
      1091-3734
    • Accession Number:
      10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01
    • Accession Number:
      96705599
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      RABABAH, J.; CURTIS, A.; DREW, B. L. Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, [s. l.], v. 19, n. 2, p. 8, 2014. DOI 10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asr&AN=96705599. Acesso em: 11 ago. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Rababah J, Curtis A, Drew BL. Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing. 2014;19(2):8. doi:10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01
    • APA:
      Rababah, J., Curtis, A., & Drew, B. L. (2014). Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 19(2), 8. https://doi.org/10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Rababah, Jehad, Andrew Curtis, and Barbara L. Drew. 2014. “Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges.” Online Journal of Issues in Nursing 19 (2): 8. doi:10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01.
    • Harvard:
      Rababah, J., Curtis, A. and Drew, B. L. (2014) ‘Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges’, Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 19(2), p. 8. doi: 10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Rababah, J, Curtis, A & Drew, BL 2014, ‘Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges’, Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, vol. 19, no. 2, p. 8, viewed 11 August 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Rababah, Jehad, et al. “Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges.” Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, vol. 19, no. 2, May 2014, p. 8. EBSCOhost, doi:10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Rababah, Jehad, Andrew Curtis, and Barbara L. Drew. “Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges.” Online Journal of Issues in Nursing 19, no. 2 (May 2014): 8. doi:10.3912/OJIN.Vol19No02InfoCol01.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Rababah J, Curtis A, Drew BL. Informatics: Integrating a Geographic Information System into Nursing Research: Potentials and Challenges. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing [Internet]. 2014 May [cited 2020 Aug 11];19(2):8. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asr&AN=96705599