The Delphi technique: a critique

Title

The Delphi technique: a critique

Creator

Goodman CM

Publisher

Journal Of Advanced Nursing

Date

1987

Subject

Humans; Questionnaires; Delphi Technique; Research; Nursing

Description

The development of the Delphi technique, as a survey method of research, and examples of its use are described. The technique's key characteristics, anonymity, use of experts and controlled feedback, are examined. The method's usefulness in structuring group communication for the discussion of specific issues and as an aid to policy making is discussed in the light of the technique's perceived drawbacks and limitations.
1987

Rights

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Type

Journal Article

Citation List Month

Backlog

Pages

729-734

Issue

6

Volume

12

Citation

Goodman CM, “The Delphi technique: a critique,” Pediatric Palliative Care Library, accessed May 23, 2022, https://pedpalascnetlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/12471.

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