Journal article

The translation of sports injury prevention and safety promotion knowledge: insights from key intermediary organisations.

Sheree Bekker, Penny Paliadelis, Caroline F Finch

Health Research Policy and Systems | Published : 2017

Abstract

BACKGROUND: A recognised research-to-practice gap exists in the health research field of sports injury prevention and safety promotion. There is a need for improved insight into increasing the relevancy, accessibility and legitimacy of injury prevention and safety promotion research knowledge for sport settings. The role of key organisations as intermediaries in the process of health knowledge translation for sports settings remains under-explored, and this paper aims to determine, and describe, the processes of knowledge translation undertaken by a set of key organisations in developing and distributing injury prevention and safety promotion resources. METHODS: The National Guidance for Aus..

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