[The software QSR Nvivo 2.0 in qualitative data analysis: a tool for health and human sciences researches]

Rev Gaucha Enferm. 2003 Apr;24(1):53-60.
[Article in Portuguese]


The QSR Nvivo 2.0 is one of the latest versions of qualitative data analysis software package. Taking on board our experience as QSR Nvivo 2.0 users we describe here the software's most important tools. The QSR Nvivo 2.0 was used to facilitate the qualitative analysis of data gathered in a Health and Education research. Considering the shortage of published materials about the issue, which suggests a lack of knowledge about the program in our context, our aim is to show how the QSR Nvivo 2.0 can assist qualitative data analysis.

Publication types

  • English Abstract
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Data Collection
  • Data Interpretation, Statistical
  • Focus Groups
  • HIV Infections / prevention & control
  • Health Education / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Software*