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External validity: we need to do more
Women’s Health Research Faculty Publications
  • Russell E. Glasgow, Kaiser Permanente ColoradoSearch...
  • Lawrence W. Green, University of California at San Francisco
  • Lisa M. Klesges, Mayo Clinic
  • David B. Abrams, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, NIH
  • Edwin B. Fisher, University of North Carolina
  • Michael G. Goldstein, Institute for Healthcare Communication
  • Laura L. Hayman, New York University
  • Judith K. Ockene, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • C. Tracy Orleans, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
Date
4-1-2006
Document Type
Editorial
Subjects
Data Collection; Data Interpretation, Statistical; *Diffusion of Innovation; Humans; Physician's Practice Patterns; Publishing; Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic; Reproducibility of Results; Research Design
Abstract
The 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.
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Citation: Ann Behav Med. 2006 Apr;31(2):105-8. Link to article on publisher's site
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Link to article in PubMed
PubMed ID
16542124
Citation Information
Russell 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)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/laura_hayman/3/