The Inventory of Qualitative Research site provides basic information
about qualitative studies that have been conducted in nutrition, physical activity, and other related fields. The qualitative
research presented includes 1) formative research to study target audiences while developing
intervention strategies, 2) research to pretest intervention activities and/or materials, and
3) monitoring and evaluation research to find out how projects are
doing so they can be fine-tuned to improve efficiency and effectiveness. Use this site to find research studies, gather ideas, and share
information. For more details on a particular study, contact the
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* Links to non-Federal organizations found at this site are provided solely as a service to our users. These links do not constitute an endorsement of these organizations or their programs by CDC or the Federal Government, and none should be inferred. CDC is not responsible for the content of the individual organization Web pages found at these links.
Page last updated: May 22, 2007
Content Source: Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion