Psychometric evaluation of a questionnaire and primary healthcare nurses' attitudes towards research and use of research findings.

@article{Kajermo2014PsychometricEO,
  title={Psychometric evaluation of a questionnaire and primary healthcare nurses' attitudes towards research and use of research findings.},
  author={Kerstin Nilsson Kajermo and Hassan Alinaghizadeh and Ulla Falk and Per W{\"a}ndell and Lena T{\"o}rnkvist},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of caring sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={173-85}
}
AIM This article investigates attitudes towards and awareness of research and use of research findings among primary healthcare nurses, determinants of attitudes and evaluation of psychometric properties of an instrument measuring nurses' attitudes. BACKGROUND The production of new knowledge is ongoing and the amount of research of relevance for health care has increased, but there remains a gap between what is known and what is done in practice. To enhance evidence-based practice and patient… CONTINUE READING

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