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Computer-Mediated Communication to Facilitate Synchronous Online Focus Group Discussions: Feasibility Study for Qualitative HIV Research among Transgender Women across the United States

Citation

Wirtz, Andrea L.; Cooney, Erin E.; Chaudhry, Aeysha; Reisner, Sari L.; & the American Cohort To Study HIV Acquisition Among Transgender Women (LITE) [Tonia Poteat member] (2019). Computer-Mediated Communication to Facilitate Synchronous Online Focus Group Discussions: Feasibility Study for Qualitative HIV Research among Transgender Women across the United States. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 21(3), e12569. PMCID: PMC6460306

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Novel, technology-based methods are rapidly increasing in popularity across multiple facets of quantitative research. Qualitative research, however, has been slower to integrate technology into research methodology. One method, computer-mediated communication (CMC), has been utilized to a limited extent for focus group discussions.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/12569

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Journal of Medical Internet Research

Author(s)

Wirtz, Andrea L.
Cooney, Erin E.
Chaudhry, Aeysha
Reisner, Sari L.
the American Cohort To Study HIV Acquisition Among Transgender Women (LITE) [Tonia Poteat member]

Year Published

2019

Volume Number

21

Issue Number

3

Pages

e12569

PMCID

PMC6460306

Reference ID

12862