This article describes and reflects on the analytical process undertaken on a qualitative case study analysis exploring the concept of interprofessional education (IPE) in Malta. The analysis which employed the ‘Framework’ approach executed by qualitative data analysis (QDAS) software, specifically NVivo, served to produce an audit trail eliciting how the data, findings, interpretations and subsequent conclusions were all tracked and grounded in the raw data. This paper offers a reflective account of my experience in using NVivo highlighting the potential of this software as facilitating a more rigorous and transparent approach to qualitative data analysis.
Framework, QSR * NVivo, Qualitative Case Study, Interprofessional Education, Transparency, Rigour
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Bonello, M., & Meehan, B. (2019). Transparency and Coherence in a Doctoral Study Case Analysis: Reflecting on the Use of NVivo within a 'Framework' Approach. The Qualitative Report, 24(3), 483-498. Retrieved from https://nsuworks.nova.edu/tqr/vol24/iss3/4