TITLE

Commentary: Trials should inform structures and processes needed for tailoring interventions

AUTHOR(S)
Macq, Jean
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/19/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7492, p665
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on health planning for patients with multiple service needs. Critique of the SA HealthPlus trial, which focused on creating a coordinated health care model for Australia; Report that the SA HealthPlus model did not reduce costs, but succeeded in improving health outcomes; Impact of the trial on health care policy implementation; Methods for regulating coordinated care; Discussion of applying the outcomes of the trial to different cultural settings and countries.
ACCESSION #
16542786

 

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