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Friday, 25 January 2013
Paper: Realist randomised controlled trials: A new approach to evaluating complex public health interventions
Realist reviews of complex healthcare interventions are all the rage - and justifiably so. The realist process is far better as discovering and questioning the complex interactions within health and social care than more linear methods. Specifically, it investigates the how and why of interventions, rather than a singular focus on the what. It's the way forward.
Realist randomised controlled trials: A new approach to evaluating complex public health interventions.
Bonnel, Fletcher, MOrton, Lorenc, Moore.