Qualitative Evidence Synthesis
A qualitative evidence synthesis:
- Provides evidence on factors that facilitates or impedes implementation of an intervention or policy from individual qualitative studies.
- Compares the role of different contexts in implementation
- Compares, integrate and present patients’, families’ and healthcare providers’ attitudes, feelings, beliefs and experiences
- Provides synthesised and interpreted views, attitudes, feelings and experiences to decision-makers
Example of a question: The experiences of caregivers who are living with and caring for persons with schizophrenia
Product: A qualitative, narrative synthesis from primary studies