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Table 5 Content of existing AHPRFs and how they map against consolidated framework categories

From: Developing a consolidated research framework for clinical allied health professionals practising in the UK

Consolidated Framework themes Integrated workforce framework [45] RCN Competency Framework for Clinical Research Nurses [42] Harmonized Core Competency Framework [43] Vitae Researcher Development Framework [55] Clinical Academic Careers Pathway Capability Framework [56] NHS National job profile: Allied Health Professionals (Clinical Researcher) [57] Health Services & Policy Research Enriched Core Competencies [51] SPOR Capacity development framework [52] CSP Physiotherapy Framework [53] Advanced practice in physiotherapy [54] RPS Research Evidence and Evaluation Toolkit (REET) [36] Dietitians and Research: A Knowledge and Skills Framework [60] Speech & Language Therapists working in Consultant Roles [61] Education and Career Framework for the Radiography Workforce [62] Career Framework Guide: Prosthetics & Orthotics [63] Post Registration – Paramedic Career Framework [64] Career Development Framework: Guiding Principles for Occupational Therapy [65] East Sussex Research Escalator Tool [66] RES earch Self-Assessment Tool (RESSAT) [67]
1. Research methodology & methods  
2. Research strategy & planning
3. Research delivery  
4. Research management & leadership  
5. Research education & training       
6. Working with others & collaborating in research     
7. Research-informed Practice, Dissemination and Impact
8. Own career development