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Using narrative literature reviews to build a scientific knowledge base.
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PMID:  12441470     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This is the first in a series of three articles that examine the role that literature reviews play in rehabilitation research. The authors briefly describe the nature of narrative literature reviews, provides examples and descriptions of narrative literature reviews from the contemporary rehabilitation literature, and examines the limitations of these types of reviews in terms of modifying the prevailing status of knowledge in a particular research area.
Authors:
Phillip D. Rumrill Jr ; Shawn M. Fitzgerald
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Work (Reading, Mass.)     Volume:  16     ISSN:  1875-9270     ISO Abbreviation:  Work     Publication Date:  2001  
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Created Date:  2002-Nov-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9204382     Medline TA:  Work     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  165-170     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Kent State University, Department of Educational Foundations & Special Services, 413 White Hall, P.O. Box 5190, Kent, OH 44242-0001, USA. Tel.: +1 330 672 0600; Fax: +1 330 672 2512; E-mail: prumrill@educ.kent.edu
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