Use of national clinical databases for informing and for evaluating health care policies.

Abstract

Policy-makers and analysts could make use of national clinical databases either to inform or to evaluate meso-level (organisation and delivery of health care) and macro-level (national) policies. Reviewing the use of 15 of the best established databases in England, we identify and describe four published examples of each use. These show that policy-makers… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2012.10.007

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@article{Black2013UseON, title={Use of national clinical databases for informing and for evaluating health care policies.}, author={Nick A. Black and Stefanie Tan}, journal={Health policy}, year={2013}, volume={109 2}, pages={131-6} }