Evidence and Practice

Clinical

Focus groups vs interviews

Exchanging focus groups for individual interviews when collecting qualitative data

Background Focus group data are created through interactions between participants whereas...

The pros and cons of using photographs in nursing research

The pros and cons of using photographs in nursing research

Background Traditional approaches to research can sometimes face difficulties in engaging...

Social phenomenology: a personal research journey

Social phenomenology: a personal research journey

Background Phenomenology can often be used as a general approach in studies exploring ‘...

Using consensus from experts to inform a shared understanding of subjective terms

Using consensus from experts to inform a shared understanding of subjective terms

Background Consensus methods such as Delphi studies or the group nominal method have long...

A conceptual model for establishing collaborative partnerships between universities and Native American communities

A conceptual model for establishing collaborative partnerships between universities and...

Background Collaborative partnerships are increasingly recognised as valuable and essential...

Using local communities to establish geographical boundaries for case studies

Using local communities to establish geographical boundaries for case studies

Background Case studies are widely used in the social sciences to explore complex phenomena...