External validity: we need to do moreWomen’s Health Research Faculty Publications
UMMS AffiliationDepartment of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
SubjectsData Collection; Data Interpretation, Statistical; *Diffusion of Innovation; Humans; Physician's Practice Patterns; Publishing; Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic; Reproducibility of Results; Research Design
AbstractThe article discusses the implications of two health research trends for improving the design, review and reporting of research and evaluation studies in the U.S. The first trend is the gap between research findings and application in practice. The other trend is the increased emphasis on the methodological quality of health research reports.
Rights and PermissionsCitation: Ann Behav Med. 2006 Apr;31(2):105-8. Link to article on publisher's site
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Citation InformationRussell E. Glasgow, Lawrence W. Green, Lisa M. Klesges, David B. Abrams, et al.. "External validity: we need to do more" Vol. 31 Iss. 2 (2006) ISSN: 0883-6612 (Print)
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