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Discrepancies between qualitative and quantitative evaluation of randomised controlled trial results: achieving clarity through mixed methods triangulation

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Mixed methods are commonly used in health services research however data are not often integrated to explore complementarity of findings. A triangulation protocol is one approach to integrating such data. A retrospective triangulation protocol was carried out on mixed methods data collected as part of a process evaluation of a trial. The multi-country randomised controlled trial found that a web-based training in communication skills (including use of a patient booklet) and th...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s13012-016-0436-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDM, NDM Experimental Medicine
Anthierens, S More by this author
Yardley, L More by this author
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Sixth Framework Programme grant 518226
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
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Implementation Science Journal website
Publication date:
2016-05-12
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1748-5908
ISSN:
1748-5908
URN:
uuid:e399fa71-c385-4b9e-8edc-a11a5dabd83a
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619477
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pubs:619477

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