3 edition of Evidence, policy and practice found in the catalog.
Evidence, policy and practice
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Jon Glasby|
|LC Classifications||RA394 .E95 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 128 p. :|
|Number of Pages||128|
|ISBN 10||1847423191, 1847422845|
|ISBN 10||9781847423191, 9781847422842|
|LC Control Number||2011410373|
In this important new book, Ray Pawson examines the recent spread of evidence-based policy making across the Western world. Few major public initiatives are mounted these days in the absence of a sustained attempt to evaluate them. Programmes are tried, tried and tried again and researched, researched and researched again. Practical implications – There is a lack of high-quality evidence around de-escalation policy and principles which staff may believe is evidence-based practice because training is often mandatory.
The Handbook of Qualitative Health Research for Evidence-Based Practice offers health and clinical psychologists, rehabilitation specialists, occupational and physical therapists, nurses, family physicians and other primary care providers new ways for understanding patients' health-related experiences and opens up new ways for developing. It explores the current literature on evidence-based and evidence-informed educational policy, research and practice, and introduces a new term, ‘evidence free’, meaning actions of some policymakers who disregard or misuse evidence for their own agenda.
Government workers and policy-makers: if you want to improve your department or ministry’s ability to commission, gather, synthesise and use evidence in an efficient way, try these guidelines and good practices for evidence-informed policy-making in a government department or this evidence-informed policy-making toolkit for civil servants and. Building substantially on Policy Press’s landmark text, What Works? (), this book brings together a number of key thinkers and researchers to provide a contemporary review of the aspirations and realities of evidence-informed policy and practice. The text is clearly structured and provides sector-by-sector analysis of evidence use in policy-making and service delivery, including a.
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[This] book is a thoughtful and critical analysis of the significant role of evidence in improving education policy and practice in situations filled with complexities.
The text awakens the idealist believers of improvement science and confronts them with the harsh reality that, ‘no single program, no single policy, no simple pill-like 5/5(1). Chapter 8. Generating research evidence in teaching practice: Can teachers lead randomised control trials in Evidence.
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What counts is what works - but how can we actually tell what works. And what can we do with such knowledge to influence policy and practice?As all parts of the public sector embrace 'evidence' as a means of providing more effective and effcient public services, this book provides a timely and novel contribution to such authors consider the role of evidence in policy and practice book public.
This book will be a pretty essential read for anyone concerned with the policy, practice or study of using research to inform decision making.’ - David Gough, Professor of Evidence Informed Policy and Practice, Director of the EPPI.
The National Academy of Sciences was established in by an Act of Evidence, signed by President Lincoln, as a private, nongovernmental institution to advise the nation on issues related to science and technology.
Members are elected by their peers for outstanding contributions to research. Ralph J. Cicerone is president. The National Academy of Engineering was established in under.
Evidence-based policy (EBP) is a term that came to be widely used in the last couple of decades of the twentieth has been applied in multiple fields of public policy to refer to the idea that policy decisions should be based on, or informed by, rigorously established objective implied contrast here is with policymaking based on ideology or 'common sense'.
A fascinating book We often hear that, in terms of using evidence to determine what policy to adopt, we ought to privilege RCT studies (randomized control trials, otherwise called experiments).Cited by: A multidisciplinary resource that combines the latest research with the best practices for working with older adults.
The Handbook of Gerontology: Evidence-Based Approaches to Theory, Practice, and Policy provides an essential source of important theoretical and applied information on gerontology for all mental health professionals interested in optimizing the health and well-being of older.
The book uses evidence sources such as evaluations, research synthesis or citizen engagement, to show how these cases succeeded in informing policy and practice. The voices of policy makers are key to the book, ensuring that the examples deployed are useful to practitioners and researchers alike.
This innovative book will be perfect for policy. What counts is what works - but how can we actually tell what works.
And what can we do with such knowledge to influence policy and practice. As all parts of the public sector embrace 'evidence' as a means of providing more effective and efficient public services, this book provides a timely and novel contribution to such debates. The authors consider the role of evidence in specific public.
Obesity is one of the biggest public health challenges in the 21st century. Devising effective policy and practice to combat childhood obesity is a high priority for many governments and health professionals internationally.
This book brings together contributors from around the world and showcases the latest evidence-based research on community and policy interventions to prevent unhealthy. Evidence, Policy and Practice. book aims to fulfill this objective through integrating clinical and criminological concepts and knowledge to inform a more comprehensive and effective public policy approach to preventing child sexual abuse.
Empirical and theoretical knowledge concerning child sexual abuse is integrated with broader Cited by: Devising effective policy and practice to combat childhood obesity is a high priority for many governments and health professionals internationally. This book brings together contributors from around the world and showcases the latest evidence-based research on community and policy interventions to prevent unhealthy weight gain and improve the.
The EPPI-Centre is committed to informing policy and professional practice with sound evidence. As such, it is involved in two main areas of work: Systematic reviews: This includes developing methods for systematic reviews and research syntheses, conducting reviews, supporting others to undertake reviews, and providing guidance and training in.
Get this from a library. Preventing childhood obesity: evidence, policy and practice. [Elizabeth Waters;] -- Obesity is one of the biggest public health challenges in the 21st century Devising effective policy and practice to combat childhood obesity is a high priority for many governments and health.
An evidence-based practice (EBP) is any practice that relies on scientific and mathematical evidence to form strong inductive or deductive arguments for guidance and decision-making.
Practices that are not evidence-based may rely on tradition, intuition, or other unproven ce-based practices have been gaining ground since the formal introduction of evidence-based medicine in Evidence-based medicine, in existence for over two decades, has resulted in monumental changes in critical care medicine.
In the last 20 plus years, practice has shifted from a reliance on expert opinion to a critical appraisal of the available literature to answer focused clinic questions. Evidence & Policy is the first peer-reviewed journal dedicated to comprehensive and critical assessment of the relationship between researchers and the evidence they produce and the concerns of policy makers and practitioners.
Read more. Evidence-Based Practice: An Implementation Guide for Healthcare Organizations was created to assist the increasing number of hospitals that are attempting to implement evidence-based practice in their facilities with little or no guidance.
This manual serves as a guide for the design and implementation of evidence-based practice systems and provides practice advice, worksheets, and. Evidence-based practice is an idea whose time has come. Few concepts can have achieved the status of unchallengeable common sense in such a short space of time, and across such a broad range of professional activity.Adverse Childhood Experiences: Using Evidence to Advance Research, Practice, Policy, and Prevention defines ACEs, provides a summary of the past 20 years of ACEs research, as well as provides guidance for the future directions for the includes a review of the original ACEs Study, definitions of ACEs, and how ACEs are typically assessed.Read "Evidence-Based Review in Policy and Practice, An Issue of Nursing Clinics, E-Book" by Alan Pearson available from Rakuten Kobo.
Evidence synthesis is the evaluation or analysis of research evidence and opinion on a specific topic to aid in decision Brand: Elsevier Health Sciences.