Bridging the gap between basic science and clinical practice: The role of organizations in addressing clinician barriers.

Citation:

Megan Beckett, Elaine Quiter, Gery Ryan, Claude Berrebi, Stephanie Taylor, Michelle Cho, Harold Pincus, and Katherine Kahn. 4/2011. “Bridging the gap between basic science and clinical practice: The role of organizations in addressing clinician barriers.” IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE, 6, 35, Pp. 1-29. Publisher's Version

Abstract:

Background: New National Institutes of Health policies call for expansion of practice-based research to improve the clinical research enterprise and facilitate dissemination of evidence-based medicine. Objective: This paper describes organizational strategies that influence clinicians' decisions to participate in clinical research. Design: We reviewed the literature and interviewed over 200 clinicians and stakeholders. Results: The most common barriers to community clinician participation in clinical research relate to beliefs that clinical research is too burdensome and has little benefit for the participating clinician or patient. We identified a number of approaches healthcare organizations can use to encourage clinicians to participate in research, including an outreach campaign to promote the benefits of clinical research; selection of study topics of interest to clinicians; establishment and enforcement of a set of research principles valuing the clinician and patient; developme

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