The Resource Knowledge to action? : evidence based health care in context, edited by Sue Dopson and Louise Fitzgerald

Knowledge to action? : evidence based health care in context, edited by Sue Dopson and Louise Fitzgerald

Label
Knowledge to action? : evidence based health care in context
Title
Knowledge to action?
Title remainder
evidence based health care in context
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sue Dopson and Louise Fitzgerald
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Health services can and should be improved by applying research findings about best practice. Yet, in Knolwedge to Action?, the authors explore why it nevertheless proves notoriously difficult to implement change based on research evidence in the face of strong professional views and complex organizational structures. The book draws on a large body of evidence acquired in the course of nearly fifty in-depth case studies, following attempts to introduce evidence-based practice in the UK NHS over more than a decade. Using qualitative methods to study hospital and primary care settings, they are able to shed light on why some of these attempts succeeded where others faltered
Cataloging source
YNG
Dewey number
616
Index
index present
LC call number
R723.7
LC item number
.K66 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Knowledge to action? : evidence based health care in context, edited by Sue Dopson and Louise Fitzgerald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-212) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Sue Dopson and Louise Fitzgerald -- Studying complex organizations in health care / Ewan Ferlie and Sue Dopson -- Evidence-based health care and the implementation gap / Sue Dopson [and others] -- Research design: 'upscaling' qualitative research / Louise Locock [and others] -- The active role of context / Sue Dopson and Louise Fitzgerald -- Professional boundaries and the diffusion of innovation / Louise Fitzgerald and Sue Dopson -- Knowledge, credible evidence, and utilization / Louise Fitzgerald and Sue Dopson -- Knowledge in action / Louise Fitzgerald [and others] -- Conclusion: from evidence to actionable knowledge? / Ewan Ferlie
Control code
ocn271200927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191531767
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34882236
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)271200927
  • oco9780191531767

Library Locations

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