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DefinitionKnowledge translation is the term used by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to denote "a dynamic and iterative process that includes synthesis, dissemination, exchange and ethically sound application of knowledge."Knowledge translation occurs within a complex social system of interactions between researchers and knowledge users and with the purpose of improving population health, providing more effective health services and products, and strengthening the health care system.
Elements
Translation

Translation of Evidence into Practice

Translation to Guidelines

Translation/Application



Models"4E" Framework for Knowledge Dissemination and Utilization

ACE Star Model of Knowledge Transformation

Advancing health disparities research within the health care system

Stetler Model of Research Utilization

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