Introduction to the Special Issue: Subgroup Analysis in Prevention and Intervention Research

@article{Supplee2012IntroductionTT,
  title={Introduction to the Special Issue: Subgroup Analysis in Prevention and Intervention Research},
  author={Lauren H Supplee and Brendan Kelly and David Mackinnon and Meryl Yoches Barofsky},
  journal={Prevention Science},
  year={2012},
  volume={14},
  pages={107-110}
}
Prevention scientists, intervention developers, patients, providers, and clients are continually seeking more effective and efficient treatments for a wide range of social, behavioral, and public health problems. Across this range of problems, there is a common interest in developing a better understanding of impacts of interventions on specific subgroups. Among policymakers, an interest in the question “What works?” is now often accompanied by “What works for whom?” For example, the Obama… CONTINUE READING

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