Chapter 3. Focus Groups

  1. Catherine Pope and
  2. Nicholas Mays
  1. Jenny Kitzinger

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750841.ch3

Qualitative Research in Health Care, Third Edition

Qualitative Research in Health Care, Third Edition

How to Cite

Kitzinger, J. (2007) Focus Groups, in Qualitative Research in Health Care, Third Edition (eds C. Pope and N. Mays), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750841.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135122

Online ISBN: 9780470750841

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • focus groups;
  • medical education;
  • cultural values;
  • running;
  • sampling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Focus groups

  • What are focus groups?

  • Conducting a focus group study

  • Running the groups

  • Analysis and writing up

  • Conclusion