The contribution of qualitative research in designing a complex intervention for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in two different healthcare systems

@article{Corrrigan2006TheCO,
  title={The contribution of qualitative research in designing a complex intervention for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in two different healthcare systems},
  author={Mairead Corrrigan and Margaret Elizabeth Cupples and Susan M Smith and Molly Byrne and Claire S Leathem and Pauline Clerkin and Andrew W. Murphy},
  journal={BMC Health Services Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={6},
  pages={90 - 90}
}
BACKGROUND Developing complex interventions for testing in randomised controlled trials is of increasing importance in healthcare planning. There is a need for careful design of interventions for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD). It has been suggested that integrating qualitative research in the development of a complex intervention may contribute to optimising its design but there is limited evidence of this in practice. This study aims to examine the contribution of… CONTINUE READING

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