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Impact of contextual factors on the effect of interventions to improve health worker performance in sub-Saharan Africa: review of randomised clinical trials

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Africa bears 24% of the global burden of disease but has only 3% of the world's health workers. Substantial variation in health worker performance adds to the negative impact of this significant shortfall. We therefore sought to identify interventions implemented in sub-Saharan African aiming to improve health worker performance and the contextual factors likely to influence local effectiveness.A systematic search for randomised controlled trials of interventions to improve health worker perf...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1371/journal.pone.0145206

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
GLAM
Department:
Science and Medicine Subject Area
Sub department:
Health Care Libraries
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Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
Journal:
PloS one Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
e0145206-e0145206
Publication date:
2016-01-01
Acceptance date:
2015-11-30
DOI:
EISSN:
1932-6203
Source identifiers:
584121
Language:
English
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pubs:584121
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uuid:bff59867-fd87-4916-84b5-9b4a26f048a5
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pubs:584121
Deposit date:
2016-01-22

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