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A Matter of Evidence

Rhiannon Hodson (Hampshire Social Services)
Steve Pitt (Hampshire Social Services)

Journal of Integrated Care

ISSN: 1476-9018

Article publication date: 1 April 2000


Research in the personal social services has historically been something of a side‐show, but various developments are combining to bring it centrestage. Unless these are managed strategically, the danger is that the impact of evidence on practice will remain at the margins. This article describes how Hampshire's Social Services Department has set about developing a strategy to support evidence‐based practice.


Hodson, R. and Pitt, S. (2000), "A Matter of Evidence", Journal of Integrated Care, Vol. 8 No. 2, pp. 3-8.




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