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Table 2 Summary of recommendations by recommendation type and category of participant

From: Improving mental and neurological health research in Latin America: a qualitative study

Recommendation types Researchers
(n = 15)
Stakeholders
(n = 8)
Multiple-role actors
(n = 11)
Total
(n = 34)
Capacity strengthening of human resources     
Training 9 (12) 8 (15) 5 (11) 22 (38)
Interaction among actors 7 (10) 7 (11) 6 (10) 20 (31)
Incentives/rewards 6 (8) 1 (1) 3 (4) 10 (13)
Establishment of government-led strategies to facilitate a research culture     
Policies and standards 6 (7) 8 (12) 4 (8) 18 (27)
Empowerment of institutions 3 (4) 6 (10) 4 (5) 13 (19)
Establishment in local and international institutions of a culture to facilitate research     
Institutional culture 6 (9) 7 (12) 5 (9) 18 (30)
International support 3 (3) 3 (3) 2 (3) 8 (9)
Establishment of a sustainable process of research production     
Themes and methodologies 5 (8) 7 (14) 6 (11) 18 (31)
Funding 4 (5) 7 (11) 3 (4) 14 (20)
Diffusion of research results 3 (4) 2 (2) 3 (4) 8 (10)
  1. Numbers in parentheses indicate the number of coded extracts pertaining to the identified recommendation type.