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Title: Overview - Procedures Manual for Evaluating Knowledge-Translation Platforms in Low- and Middle- Income Countries
Authors: Johnson, Nancy A
Lavis, John N
Keywords: KNOWLEDGE TRANSLATION
LOW INCOME COUNTRIES
MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRIES
EVALUATION
POLICY-MAKING
HEALTH SYSTEM
Date: 4-Nov-2011
Citation: Johnson, N. A. & Lavis, J. N. (2010, October 2010). Overview in procedures manual for the evaluating knowledge-translation platforms in low- and middle-income countries study. Hamilton, Canada: McMaster University Program in Policy Decision-Making.
Series/Report no.: Evaluating Knowledge-Translation Platforms in Low- and Middle- Income Countries (KTPE) Study
Abstract: Knowledge-translation (KT) platforms seek to convert the knowledge arising from research into the types of action on the ground that can mean the difference between life and death, or the difference between good health and bad health for a country's citizens. This KTPE study (over 4 years) describes what the KT platforms are doing, which of their efforts can be improved, and which combinations of their (infra)structure, activities, and outputs can be matched to particular contexts in order to achieve desired outcomes and impact. As well, it reviews some of the challenges of linking research evidence to health systems policy.
Description: Library has French version: Aperçu - Manuel des méthodes d'évaluation des plate-formes d'application et échanges des bases factuelles dans les pays à revenu faible et intermédiaire (PRFI)
The citation date is October 20, 2010. Document updated on November 4, 2011
Related URI : http://hdl.handle.net/10625/49083
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10625/49084
Project Number: 104519
Project Title: International Research Chairs Initiative (IRCI)
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