Criteria for evaluating evidence on public health interventions.

@article{Rychetnik2002CriteriaFE,
  title={Criteria for evaluating evidence on public health interventions.},
  author={Lucie Rychetnik and Michael S Frommer and Penelope Hawe and Alan Shiell},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2002},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={119-27}
}
Public health interventions tend to be complex, programmatic, and context dependent. The evidence for their effectiveness must be sufficiently comprehensive to encompass that complexity. This paper asks whether and to what extent evaluative research on public health interventions can be adequately appraised by applying well established criteria for judging… CONTINUE READING