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Table 1 Summary of themes and analytical stories identified through the analysis

From: Conceptualising and constructing ‘diversity’ through experiences of public and patient involvement in health research

Theme Analytical story
Research processes 1. Diversity of experience through research infrastructure
Support for PPI 2. Diversity of experience through supporting PPI
Relationships with PPI contributors 2. Diversity of experience through supporting PPI
Characteristics of PPI contributors 3. Diversity of experience through expectations for, and of, PPI contributors
Expectations for PPI 3. Diversity of experience through expectations for, and of, PPI contributors
Mechanisms of PPI 1. Diversity of experience through research infrastructure
Valuing PPI 1. Diversity of experience through research infrastructure
Motivations for doing PPI 3. Diversity of experience through expectations for, and of, PPI contributors