Survey methodology for the uninitiated.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Mailed, self-administered questionnaires are a common data collection method used in family practice research. However, little guidance exists in the medical literature about survey methodology specifically designed for family practitioners. As a result, primary care physicians sometimes struggle with questionnaire design and interpretation. Our goal was to synthesize general survey methodology guidelines (from other disciplines as well as our own) in a manner that would be meaningful to novice family practice researchers.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Wall, CR; DeHaven, MJ; Oeffinger, KC

Published Date

  • June 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 51 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 573 -

PubMed ID

  • 12100785

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0094-3509


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States