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Choices and challenges - The strategy for research and development in nursing and midwifery in Scotland

DescriptionSets the agenda for the future of nursing and midwifery research and development as indicated in Caring for Scotland 2001.
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Website Publication DateDecember 16, 2002

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Choices and challenges
The strategy for research and development in nursing and midwifery in Scotland

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Contents

Foreword by the Minister for Health and Community Care
Introduction by the Chief Nursing Officer
1. Setting the context
• Context of research and development within NHSScotland
• Research and development drivers within NHSScotland
• Nursing and midwifery research
• Support opportunities for nursing and midwifery research and development within NHSScotland
2. Developing the strategy
• Principles underpinning the strategy
• Strategy objectives
• The strategy process
3. The strategy for research and development in nursing and midwifery
• Developing infrastructure
• Adopting a focused approach
• Building an evidence-based culture
• Promoting dissemination
Choices and challenges...
References
Appendix 1: Taskforce membership
Appendix 2: Research Assessment Exercise 2001: Performance of individual Nursing and Midwifery Departments in the UK