Volume 3 Issue 2 (2011)
International Public Health Journal


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1947-4989
Journal Frequency: Quarterly
Print Size: 8.5″ x 11″, Double Column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Translational research for primary health care policy and service

Edited by Erica Bell, Gert P. Westert, and Joav Merrick


Developing health policy and services for primary healthcare
Erica Bell, Gert P Westert, and Joav Merrick

Review Articles

What is translational research? Background, concepts, and a definition
Erica Bell, Siobhan Harpur, Kathleen Doherty, Janet Struber, and Lorraine Davies

Participative research and policy
Ruth Stewart, Sandy Oliver, Cathy Coppinger and Christine Cavanagh

Communicating health data
David E Nelson, Michael R Spieker and Bradford W Hesse

Priority driven research in primary health care: How well has the Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute performed in knowledge translation?
Rhian Parker and Philip Davies

Talking to women about smoking: Informing policy and developing effective practice
Jude Robinson, David Lewis, Denise Hinton and Louise Laverty

Best practice in using evidence for health policy: Do we know what it is?
Erica Bell, Suzie Waddingham, Elaine Hosken, Natalie Rudling, Sandra Murray, Suzanne Martin and Melissa Wagner

Performance assessment at the gateway of the health care system: The case of the Netherlands
Gert P Westert and Francois G Schellevis

Translational research and multimorbidity: Need for a paradigm-shift
Pauline Boeckxstaens, Sofie Bekaert, An De Sutter and Jan De Maeseneer

Vertical integration of health insurance and care provision: Does it improve service delivery?
Arthur Hayen, Bert R Meijboom and Gert P Westert

Original Articles

Evaluating pharmaceutical policy impacts using interrupted time series analysis: An Australian case study
Anna Kemp, David B Preen, Frank M Sanfilippo, John Glover, James Semmens and Elizabeth E Roughead

Validity and performance assessment: The structure, process, outcome relationship
Uzor C Ogbu and Onyebuchi A Arah

Research partnership and knowledge transfer in the development of a generic evaluation toolkit for health promotion interventions in primary care
Aideen Dunne, Angela Scriven and Andrew Howe

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