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Synthesising quantitative and qualitative research in evidence-based patient information.

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BACKGROUND: Systematic reviews have, in the past, focused on quantitative studies and clinical effectiveness, while excluding qualitative evidence. Qualitative research can inform evidence-based practice independently of other research methodologies but methods for the synthesis of such data are currently evolving. Synthesising quantitative and qualitative research in a single review is an important methodological challenge. AIMS: This paper describes the review methods developed and the dif...

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10.1136/jech.2006.046110

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-Madox
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of epidemiology and community health
Volume:
61
Issue:
3
Pages:
262-270
Publication date:
2007-03-05
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EISSN:
1470-2738
ISSN:
0143-005X
URN:
uuid:b3c93c7c-f10c-4f43-a455-978b0989e41d
Source identifiers:
116109
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pubs:116109

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