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Validation of the theoretical domains framework for use in behaviour change and implementation research

Cane, James E., O'Connor, Denise, Michie, Susan (2012) Validation of the theoretical domains framework for use in behaviour change and implementation research. Implementation Science, 7 (37). ISSN 1748-5908. (doi:10.1186/1748-5908-7-37) (KAR id:29458)

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Abstract

Background

Validity was investigated by behavioural experts sorting 112 unique theoretical constructs using closed and open sort tasks. The extent of replication was tested by Discriminant Content Validation and Fuzzy Cluster Analysis.

Results

The refined Theoretical Domains Framework has a strengthened empirical base and provides a method for theoretically assessing implementation problems, as well as professional and other health-related behaviours as a basis for intervention development.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1186/1748-5908-7-37
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion
Q Science
R Medicine
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Psychology > Applied Psychology
Depositing User: James Cane
Date Deposited: 15 May 2012 11:27 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 08:59 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/29458 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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