Diffusion of Innovations in Health Service Organisations: A Systematic Literature Review
April 2008, BMJ Books
Chapter 1 Introduction.
Chapter 2 Method.
Chapter 3 Research Traditions.
Chapter 4 Innovations.
Chapter 5 Adopters and Adoption.
Chapter 6 Diffusion and Dissemination.
Chapter 7 The Inner Context.
Chapter 8 The Outer Context.
Chapter 9 Implementation and Institutionalization.
Chapter 10 Case Studies.
Chapter 11 Discussion.
Appendix 1 Data Extraction Form.
Appendix 2 Quality Checklists.
Appendix 3 Descriptive Statistics on Included Studies.
Appendix 4 Tables of Included Studies
- Based on research funded by the Department of Health Service and Delivery Organisation programme
- Provides a model for understanding the complexities of spreading and sustaining innovations in health services
- Uses case studies to demonstrate practical applications
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