Putting it into Practice

Title: Involving older people in research: methodological issues.
Author: Ross, F., Donovan, S., Brearley, S., Victor, C., Cottee, M., Crowther, P. & Clark, E.
Date Published: 2005
Reference: Health and Social Care in the Community, 13(3), 268-275.
Are service users or carers authors: No/Not Known

Abstract:

This paper describes the development of a consumer panel that worked alongside the research team on a project that explored perceptions of risk of falls amongst older people. It outlines how the panel members were recruited and how their meetings were organised.

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Categories: journal article
service users and carers
researchers
older people
paying service users for their involvement
description of involvement in a research project
designing of research
analysing and interpreting data
recruiting people to be actively involved in research
setting up a research panel

Date Entered: 2007/02/23

Date Edited: 2012/03/26

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