Reviewing the evidence

Erica Bell

in Research for Health Policy

Published in print October 2009 | ISBN: 9780199549337
Published online February 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191720635 | DOI:
 Reviewing the evidence

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This chapter identifies critical challenges, tasks, sources, methods, and strategies for reviewing in policy-relevant research. It offers exemplars of policy-relevant reviews that extend and highlight this discussion. The aim is to identify possible best practice for such comparative literature analyses, including from the international scholarly literature across the disciplines.

Keywords: health policy; literature review; health research; policy-relevant research

Chapter.  8641 words. 

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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