Dissecting technology-enabled knowledge translation: essential challenges, unprecedented opportunities

Ho, Kendall; Lauscher, Helen Novak; Best, Allan; Walsh, Geoff; Jarvis-Selinger, Sandra; Fedeles, Michal; Chockalingam, Arun
April 2004
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Apr2004, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p70
Academic Journal
Knowledge translation (KT) in health the incorporation of research evidence and new knowledge into routine practice in the community is vital to the evolution and renewal of our health care system. It has been identified by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research as a major directive.' As vital as research may be to understanding and innovation in health care delivery, KT is essential to bring the evidence into routine practice non-incorporation of the knowledge generated by research into mainstream health practices greatly diminishes its value.


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