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Table 2 Documents and sources reviewed in order to enhance the rigor of the study

From: Research funders’ roles and perceived responsibilities in relation to the implementation of clinical research results: a multiple case study of Swedish research funders

Funder Type Description
The Research Council for Medicine and Health Website www.vr.se/amnesomraden/amnesomraden/medicinochhalsa.4.12fff4451215cbd83e4800020161.html
The Research Council for Medicine and Health Goal statement Program statement 2013-2016
Sweden’s Innovation Agency (Vinnova) Website www.vinnova.se/en/
Sweden’s Innovation Agency (Vinnova) Annual report Years 2012 and 2013
The Vårdal Foundation Website www.vardal.se/topp-meny/in-english/
The Vårdal Foundation Annual report Years 2012 and 2013
The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation Website www.barncancerfonden.se/In-english/
The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation Annual report Years 2012 and 2013
The Swedish Cancer Society Website www.cancerfonden.se/sv/Information-in-English/
The Swedish Cancer Society Annual report Years 2012 and 2013
All County Councils Goal statement Contracta between the Swedish government and certain County Councils concerning cooperation about education of physicians, medical research, and development of health care
The County Council of Uppsala Goal statement Regional contract between the Uppsala University and the County Council of Uppsala concerning cooperation about education of physicians, medical research, and development of health care
The County Council of Västerbotten Goal statement Regional contract between the Umeå University and the County Council of Västerbotten concerning cooperation about education of physicians, medical research, and development of health care
The County Council of Stockholm Goal statement Regional contract between the County Council of Stockholm and the Karolinska Institutet concerning cooperation about education of physicians, medical research, and development of health care
Region Skåne Goal statement Regional contract between the Region Skåne and the Lund University concerning cooperation about education of physicians, medical research, and development of health care
  1. aThis contract and its regional versions between County Councils and Universities are often called ALF contracts where ALF stands for “contract between the Swedish government and certain County Councils concerning cooperation about education of physicians, medical research, and development of health care”