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Survey Research Problems and Solutions

Posted by on January 26th, 2012 0 comments

Susan Starr’s editorial in the January 2012 issue of JMLA (“Survey research: we can do better” J Med Libr Assoc. 2012 January; 100(1): 1–2) is a very clear presentation of 3 common problems that disqualify article submissions from being full-length JMLA research papers.  Making the point that the time to address these problems is in… Read More »

Posted in: News

Jan

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eHealth Literacy Demands and Barriers: An Evaluation Matrix

Posted by on January 26th, 2012 0 comments

Chan, CV; Kaufman, DR.  “A framework for characterizing eHealth literacy demands and barriers.”  Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2011. 13(4): e94. Researchers from Columbia University have developed a matrix of literacy types and cognitive complexity levels that can be used to assess an individuals’ eHealth competence and develop eHealth curricula.  This tool can also be used to design and evaluate… Read More »

Posted in: Practical Evaluation, Research Reads

Jan

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Logic Models: Handy Hints

Posted by on January 6th, 2012 0 comments

The Coffee Break Demonstration webinar  for Thursday, January 5 from the American Evaluation Association was “5 Hints for Making Logic Models Worth the Time and Effort.”  CDC Chief Evaluation Officer Tom Chapel provided this list: 1.  See the model as a means, not an end itself His point here was that you may not NEED a… Read More »

Posted in: Logic Models, News, Practical Evaluation

Jan

03

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Can Tweets Predict Citations?

Posted by on January 3rd, 2012 0 comments

“Can Tweets Predict Citations? Metrics of Social Impact Based on Twitter and Correlation with Traditional Metrics of Scientific Impact.”  G. Eysenbach, Journal of Medical Internet Research 2011; 13(4):e123 This article describes an investigation of whether tweets predict highly cited articles.  The author looked at 1573 “tweetations” (tweets about articles) of 55 articles in the Journal… Read More »

Posted in: News, Research Reads

Jan

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Strategies for Improving Response Rate

Posted by on January 3rd, 2012 0 comments

There are articles about strategies to improve survey response rate with health professionals in the open access December, 2011 issue of Evaluation and the Health Professions.   Each explored variations on Dillman’s Tailored Design Method, also known as TDM (see this Issue Brief from the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Center for Mental Health Services Research… Read More »

Posted in: News, Practical Evaluation, Questionnaires and Surveys, Research Reads

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