A method of analysing interview transcripts in qualitative research

Nurse Educ Today. 1991 Dec;11(6):461-6. doi: 10.1016/0260-6917(91)90009-y.


A method of analysing qualitative interview data is outlined as a stage-by-stage process. Some of the problems associated with the method are identified. The researcher in the field of qualitative work is urged to be systematic and open to the difficulties of the task of understanding other people's perceptions.

MeSH terms

  • Data Interpretation, Statistical*
  • Humans
  • Interviews as Topic*
  • Nursing Methodology Research / methods*
  • Nursing Methodology Research / standards
  • Reproducibility of Results