Grounded theory (GT) is both a research method and a research methodology. There are several different ways of doing GT which reflect the different viewpoints of the originators. For those who are new to this approach to conducting qualitative research, this can be confusing. In this article, we outline the key characteristics of GT and describe the role of the literature review in three common GT approaches, illustrated using exemplar studies.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing|
|Early online date||27 Mar 2021|
|Publication status||Published - 27 Mar 2021|