Primary Collection: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods
If existing data are deemed insufficient, a host of methods can be employed for primary collection of impact data from other stakeholders. These methods parallel those used collecting patient-reported impacts. Consult the previous section in this Blueprint on collection of data from patients for more details.
Numerous qualitative approaches are listed below, with potential resources to support work in these areas.
Qualitative Methodology Options may include:
Myriad mixed methods are also available for use in primary data collection. Mixed Methods options include:
Arthritis Use Case
Arthritis Foundation, Primary Collection of Other Stakeholder Data