Intervention complexity--a conceptual framework to inform priority-setting in health.

@article{Gericke2005InterventionCC,
  title={Intervention complexity--a conceptual framework to inform priority-setting in health.},
  author={C. Gericke and C. Kurowski and M. Ranson and A. Mills},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2005},
  volume={83 4},
  pages={
          285-93
        }
}
  • C. Gericke, C. Kurowski, +1 author A. Mills
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Bulletin of the World Health Organization
  • Health interventions vary substantially in the degree of effort required to implement them. To some extent this is apparent in their financial cost, but the nature and availability of non-financial resources is often of similar importance. In particular, human resource requirements are frequently a major constraint. We propose a conceptual framework for the analysis of interventions according to their degree of technical complexity; this complements the notion of institutional capacity in… CONTINUE READING

    Tables and Topics from this paper.

    Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper

    Priority setting of health interventions: the need for multi-criteria decision analysis
    • 509
    • PDF
    Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    • 205
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Scaling Up Impact on Nutrition: What Will It Take?1234
    • 54
    • PDF

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 39 REFERENCES
    Feasibility of scaling-up interventions: the role of intervention design.
    • 15
    Approaches to overcoming constraints to effective health service delivery: a review of the evidence
    • 64
    • Highly Influential
    The Global Challenge of Health Care Rationing
    • 97
    • PDF
    Making Services Work for Poor People
    • 1,059
    • PDF
    The performance of social marketing in reaching the poor and vulnerable in AIDS control programmes.
    • 71
    • PDF
    Commission on Macroeconomics and Health.
    • 302
    • PDF