Quantitative versus qualitative approaches: a comparison of two research methods applied to identification of key health issues for working horses in Lesotho.

@article{Upjohn2013QuantitativeVQ,
  title={Quantitative versus qualitative approaches: a comparison of two research methods applied to identification of key health issues for working horses in Lesotho.},
  author={Melissa M. Upjohn and Graeme A Attwood and T Lerotholi and Dirk U. Pfeiffer and Kristien L. P. Verheyen},
  journal={Preventive veterinary medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={108 4},
  pages={
          313-20
        }
}
  • Melissa M. Upjohn, Graeme A Attwood, +2 authors Kristien L. P. Verheyen
  • Published in
    Preventive veterinary…
    2013
  • Medicine
  • The relative merits and potential complementarity of participatory methods and classical epidemiological techniques in veterinary-related research is a current topic of discussion. Few reported studies have applied both methodologies within the same research framework to enable direct comparison. The aim of this study was to compare issues identified by a classical epidemiological study of horses and their owners with those identified by owner communities using participatory approaches. In 2009… CONTINUE READING

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