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Table 1 Study Characteristics

From: The roles, activities and impacts of middle managers who function as knowledge brokers to improve care delivery and outcomes in healthcare organizations: a critical interpretive synthesis

Participants n (%)
MMs 13 (34.2)
MMs & hospital staff or senior leaders 25 (65.8)
Clinical Background
 Nurses 24 (63.1)
 Allied Health 5 (13.2)
 Not specified 9 (23.6)
Study Design
 Qualitative 20 (52.6)
 Mixed Methods 8 (21.1)
 Quasi-experimental 1 (2.6)
 Survey 6 (15.7)
 Program Evaluation 3 (7.9)
Country
 Australia 4 (10.5%)
 Canada 12 (31.5%)
 UK 5 (13.2%)
 USA 14 (36.8%)
 Sweden 2 (5.2%)
 Taiwan 1 (2.6%)