Fifteen to twenty years is how long it takes for the billions of dollars of university-based research to translate into evidence-based policies and programs suitable for public use. This book seeks to understand how to best apply scientific advances in the real world, by focusing on pushing the evidence-based knowledge base out into routine use.The authors present limitations ofrandomized designs and potential design alternatives to consider. ... Using randomized experiments. ... In this chapter, Reichardt and Mark considerfour quasi ... They describe the strengths and weaknesses ofeach design, as well as threats to validity. ... The software, a description ofthe updates from the previous version, and a manual containing software documentation are available for download. http://www.healthstats.org/ rmass/ The RMASSanbsp;...
|Title||:||Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health|
|Author||:||Ross C. Brownson, Graham A. Colditz, Enola K. Proctor|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2012-04-19|