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

  title={Intervention complexity--a conceptual framework to inform priority-setting in health.},
  author={Christian Gericke and Christoph Kurowski and Michael Kent Ranson and Anne C. Mills},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  volume={83 4},
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

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