Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 19, 297—304.
The research domain focuses on the research characteristics, the user group's orientations toward research, and the relevance, congruence, and compatibility of the research at hand to the user group.
Under the domain of Assess barriers and supports, there are three components that should be assessed: Evidence-based innovations, Potential adopters, and Practice environment.
Data were obtained through individual and group interviews of all levels of staff at each facility, including facility leadership, middle management and support management, and outpatient clinic personnel.
The model has gone through some revisions since its inception.
For example, knowledge not being adopted and used as intended could indicate the need to review the plans and strategies again to improve the uptake of knowledge.