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Checklists for improving rigour in qualitative research: a case of the tail wagging the dog?

BMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7294.1115 (Published 05 May 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:1115

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