Author Hawkins, Joellen W
Title Diversity in Health Care Research : Strategies for Multisite, Multidisciplinary, and Multicultural Projects
Imprint New York : Springer Publishing Company, 2003
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Contributors -- Foreword -- Prologue -- Part I: Strategies for Implementation -- 1 Managing Multisite, Multidisciplinary, and Multiethnic Research Projects -- 2 Obtaining Funding -- 3 Facilitating Passage Through the Institutional Maze -- 4 Utilizing Research Assistants -- 5 Special Considerations for Multicenter Research -- 6 Managing the Multisite Team -- 7 International Multisite Studies -- Part II: Lessons Learned From Specific Research Projects -- 8 The Birthweight Study: Challenges of a Multisite, Multicultural Collaborative Research Endeavor -- 9 Testing the Efficacy of an Intervention Directed Toward Family Caregivers of Cancer Patients: The Family Care Research Program -- 10 The Women's Health Initiative: Aspects of Management and Coordination -- 11 The Early Head Start Research and Evaluation Consortium: Collaborations and Partnerships -- Epilogue: Final Words, Many Voices -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Z
The gold standard in health care research is conducting studies that are truly representative of the general population - and not limited to a narrow range of cultural, gender, geographic, or socioeconomic groups. This book provides a how-to approach to planning, implementing, and conducting such studies. Especially valuable are case examples describing successful research projects that have taken on the "multi" approach
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hawkins, Joellen W. Diversity in Health Care Research : Strategies for Multisite, Multidisciplinary, and Multicultural Projects New York : Springer Publishing Company,c2003 9780826118141
Subject Medical care -- Research -- Methodology.;Public health -- Research -- Methodology.;Health surveys -- Methodology.;Medical care surveys -- Methodology.;Interdisciplinary research
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