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Theory and Method

Learn about methods used and theories behind different areas of research.

 

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Animal Models

1 articles


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Developmental

4 articles


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Epidemiological

12 articles


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Longitudinal

11 articles


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Non-Mainstream Research

7 articles


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Policy Research

4 articles


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Qualitative

10 articles


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Translational

34 articles


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Web-based

8 articles


Quick Tip

A Different Way of Thinking about Research

John A. Øvretveit considers how the medical field could benefit from drawing from other fields in exploring a range of different research and evaluation methods.

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Defining a Pilot Study

Helena Kraemer shares her thoughts on what should and should not be called a pilot study.

Quick Tip - 1 minute 54 seconds


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Develop a Model First

Work out your model before you design the study, recommends Martica Hall.

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From Sensitivity to Competence

Joaquin Borrego, Jr describes the history of research in cultural competence.

Quick Tip - 2 minutes 9 seconds


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Health Parity

Barbara J. Guthrie explains the need for quality healthcare from preconception through death.

Quick Tip - 1 minute 53 seconds


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Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Research

Jacqueline Resnick explains the difference between two approaches to research.

Quick Tip - 2 minutes 7 seconds


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Origins of Research Questions

Boris Birmaher explains his interest in clinical research.

Quick Tip - 1 minute 55 seconds


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The Gedank Experiment

Helena Kraemer uses the perfect experiment to help her design a good study.

Quick Tip - 1 minute 1 second


Featured

The Role of Qualitative Data in Services Research
Focus groups and other qualitative approaches can enhance services research, believes Bradley Stein.


Benefits of Mice Over Fruit Flies
Colleen McClung discusses the benefits of using mice in research.



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