"...this new edition also features chapters covering: differing research designs, the role of theory, and ethical issues in qualitative research; interview, focus group and observational methods; and documentary and conversation analysis." -- Back cover
Providing an overview to new reviewers and students, this book contains the fundamental knowledge, principals and processes for the synthesis of quantitative data in reviews of the effectiveness of health care interventions.
The first book of the series seeks to examine the translational research process in relation to the JBI Model of Evidence Based Healthcare – clarifying how the three translation gaps identified in the text and the elements of the JBI Model complement each other in modeling the relationship between the translation science cycle and the pragmatic evidence-based healthcare cycle.
Persistent problems with quality / Spread in health care / State of the science of quality improvement research / Priorities for change / Spread and implementation of research findings / Breakout groups /
Strategic opportunities / Opportunities for change / General reactions
"The Instute of Medicine (IOM) workshop "The Conduct of Health Care Quality Improvement and Implementation Research" was held on May 24-25, 2007, in Irvine, CA"--P. 1.
This revised and updated edition of Qualitative Research in Health Care offers an introduction to conducting and interpreting qualitative research, incorporating new examples, references and chapters relevant for an introductory level text.