The journal publishes all research study types, from protocols through phase i trials to meta-analyses, including small, specialist studies, and negative studies publishing procedures are built around fully open peer review and continuous publication, publishing research online as soon as the article is ready. Search ref impact case studies browse the index below or search all case studies using keywords [eg nhs. The 2014 uk research excellence framework (ref2014) generated a unique database of impact case studies, each describing a body of research and impact beyond academia we sought to explore the nature and mechanism of impact in a sample of these the study design was manual content analysis of a large.
Using case studies to do program evaluation an impact, but without them it isn't clear whether the program was carried out not a case study is a useful. Impact of windows and daylight exposure on overall health and sleep quality of office workers: a case-control pilot study j clin sleep med 201410(6):603-611 keywords: light exposure, sleep quality, quality of life, architectural design, office environment. Mrc/cso social and public health sciences unit, university of glasgow assist ref impact case study institute away day 3rd march 2015.
The ref2014 impact case studies have been analysed and this work has produced a searchable tool -the ref impact case study database also available is a report that captures some initial analysis of the 6,679 impact case studies that were submitted to ref2014 - the nature, scale and beneficiaries of research impact. Case studies: fair value measurement executive ifrs workshop for regulators diplomatic academy of vienna, 4 june 2013 kpmg international standards group. 1 twelve examples of patient and public involvement in research reported in the research excellence framework (ref) 2014 medical and health sciences impact. What is a ref impact case study a ref impact case study (ics) is a narrative which describes how research, conducted during a specific time-frame at a named institution, resulted in a change, had an effect on or benefited culture, the economy, the environment, health, public policy, quality of life or society using qualitative and quantitative evidence.
My case study is on the impact of direct marketing and the profitability of centenary bank how can i approach it to do a case study, start by. The ref required all uk universities to articulate the impacts of research using guidelines (page 26 here) and completing an impact case study template there is much (not all) good about the ref there is much (not all) good about the ref. Ljmu ref2014 uoa11 1 impact case study template (ref3b) title of case study: fire prevention and community safety 1 summary of the impact this case study concerns research in the fields of fire prevention and community safety. Cms pilot (1) apply cms pilot the agency's impact case studies highlight these successes, describing the use and impact of ahrq-funded tools by state and.
Ref impact pilot: revised case study template and guidance july 2010 1 we have amended the case study template following feedback from pilot heis and. Using case study within a sequential explanatory design to evaluate the impact of specialist and advanced practice roles on clinical outcomes: the scape study. Ubc sustainability case study / green building case study/ low-impact architecture after a one-year pilot reap was developed in partnership between.
Both the ref and the eia recognised this, and in both exercises the case studies could be built on research that pre-dated impact by up to 15 years, or more if there was a special reason in the eia. In the uk, following a pilot exercise , the higher education funding bodies concluded that peer review of research impact case studies was a workable approach and it was decided that ref will assess universities on the basis of the quality of research outputs, the vitality of the research environment, and the wider impact of research. Case records of the conducted a prospective study of preintervention and postintervention periods at the eight hospitals participating as pilot sites in the safe in this study, a checklist. In 2009-10, the ref team conducted a pilot study for the ref involving 29 institutions, submitting case studies to one of five units of assessment (in clinical medicine, physics, earth systems and environmental sciences, social work and social policy, and english language and literature) (ref2014 2010.
Case study: air canada cargo rfid technology pilot a major concern on the part of air canada cargo that the pilot not inconvenience or negatively impact their own. Case study as a research method a pilot study is considered an example of an exploratory case study (yin, 1984 mcdonough and in an intrinsic case study, a. Scival economic impact indicators - guest speakers view case study pure case studies in their words - christian wagner, city university of hong kong. In the social sciences and life sciences, a case study is a research method involving an up-close, in-depth, exploratory (or pilot) case studies.