Chapter 5. Knowledge Exchange

  1. Sharon E. Straus MD, FRCPC, MSc2,3,
  2. Jacqueline Tetroe MA4 and
  3. Ian D. Graham PhD4,5
  1. Michelle Gagnon MBA, PhD

Published Online: 27 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311747.ch5

Knowledge Translation in Health Care: Moving from Evidence to Practice

Knowledge Translation in Health Care: Moving from Evidence to Practice

How to Cite

Gagnon, M. (2009) Knowledge Exchange, in Knowledge Translation in Health Care: Moving from Evidence to Practice (eds S. E. Straus, J. Tetroe and I. D. Graham), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311747.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada

  2. 3

    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

  3. 4

    Knowledge Translation Portfolio, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada

  4. 5

    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Author Information

  1. Knowledge Synthesis and Exchange Branch, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Ottawa, ON, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405181068

Online ISBN: 9781444311747

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Keywords:

  • knowledge exchange;
  • dissemination targets research findings to specific audiences;
  • knowledge brokers, networks, and practice communities holding promise as innovative ways - to disseminate and facilitate application of knowledge;
  • knowledge exchange, or integrated KT - active collaboration and exchange between researchers and knowledge users;
  • approaches to disseminating knowledge;
  • push, pull, and exchange - concepts providing ways to categorize and understand KT process;
  • integrated knowledge translation (IKT)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Knowledge dissemination and exchange of knowledge