Putting it into Practice

Title: Helping older people to share the research journey.
Author: Leamy, M.
Date Published: 2005
Reference: In: L. Lowes & I. Hulatt (Eds.), Involving service users in health and social care research (pp120-131). Abingdon: Routledge. ISBN 0415346479
Are service users or carers authors: No/Not Known


This chapter describes the experience of involving older people in a qualitative research project. The older people were trained and supported to conduct interviews with their peers. The researchers describe they lessons they learnt along the way.

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Categories: service users and carers
older people
lessons from direct experience of involvement
description of involvement in a research project
undertaking research
training and supporting service users

Date Entered: 2009/01/27

Date Edited: 2012/12/10

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