Clarifying the concepts in knowledge transfer: a literature review.

@article{Thompson2006ClarifyingTC,
  title={Clarifying the concepts in knowledge transfer: a literature review.},
  author={Genevieve N Thompson and Carole A. Estabrooks and Lesley Faith Degner},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2006},
  volume={53 6},
  pages={
          691-701
        }
}
AIM The aim of this paper is to examine the concepts of opinion leaders, facilitators, champions, linking agents and change agents as described in health, education and management literature in order to determine the conceptual underpinnings of each. BACKGROUND The knowledge utilization and diffusion of innovation literature encompasses many different disciplines, from management to education to nursing. Due to the involvement of multiple specialties, concepts are often borrowed or used… CONTINUE READING
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