Defining knowledge translation

Straus, Sharon E.; Tetroe, Jacqueline; Graham, Ian
August 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/4/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 3/4, p165
Academic Journal
The article provides framework to implement knowledge for clinicians, managers as well as policy-makers in Canada. Accordingly, knowledge translation has been adopted in Canada due to translation research which is embedded in the mandate of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. It is noted that increasing recognition of gaps in translating knowledge to action has led change behaviour's efforts, policy and practices.


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