Framework Analysis is a qualitative research method that involves organizing and analyzing data using a predefined analytical framework. The analytical framework is a set of predetermined themes or categories that are derived from the research questions or objectives . The Framework Method is becoming an increasingly popular approach to the management and analysis of qualitative data in multi-disciplinary health research .
The Framework Method provides a structured approach to data analysis and can help to identify patterns, themes, and relationships in the data . The method involves several steps, including familiarization, identifying a coding framework, coding the data, charting, mapping and interpretation, verification, and reporting .
ome characteristics of Framework Analysis include its systematic and structured approach to data analysis, transparency, and replicability .