Behavioral Intervention Research: Designing, Evaluating, and by Dr. Laura Gitlin PhD,Dr. Sara Czaja PhD

By Dr. Laura Gitlin PhD,Dr. Sara Czaja PhD

I applaud [this] ebook for delivering a far wanted review of the full “behavioral intervention pipeline.” It fills a distinct area of interest in its assurance of key theoretical and methodological facets in addition to its case examples improvement concerns, which makes the content material obtainable and useful for a wide audience.”

-Marcia Ory, PhD

From the Foreword

This distinct textual content presents complete assurance of 1 of the main neglected—yet vitally important--areas of public health and wellbeing learn: constructing, comparing, and imposing novel behavioral interventions in provider and perform settings. Written for Masters- and Doctoral-level classes in addition to amateur and specialist researchers during this zone, the ebook examines the main serious matters surrounding this manner of analysis with the intention to maximize the facility of intervention researchers to effectively enforce present and destiny evidence-based protocols in perform settings. professional participants embody key demanding situations —the complexities of well-being care supply, affliction administration and prevention, emerging expenditures, and altering inhabitants demographics—in shaping the push towards advancing extra effective and potent behavioral interventions and methodologies.

Tackling a variety of subject matters which were overlooked in conventional randomized trial handbooks, technique texts, and books on dissemination and implementation technological know-how, the ebook addresses: ways to improve and improve an intervention, rising hybrid trial designs - theories and new versions for integrating behavioral interventions with implementation technology - - recruitment and retention recommendations for inclusion of numerous samples - study designs for various levels of intervention improvement - remedy constancy types and measures - novel size and analytic ideas - expense analyses - collection of keep an eye on teams - use of combined technique - ethics and expert consent - technology-based intervention techniques – specialist issues. ample case examples from winning behavioral intervention trials—both nationwide and international--illustrate key thoughts.

Key Features:

  • comprises examples of quite a lot of interventions together with members around the existence span and of various groups and health and wellbeing platforms

  • Replete with case examples from winning behavioral intervention trials

  • provides the demanding situations of and techniques for advancing behavioral interventions for fast use in perform

  • Written by means of world-recognized professional authors and participants

  • presents novel assurance of a good number of important—but formerly neglected--topics

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