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Effective Sexual Health InterventionsIssues in Experimental Evaluation$
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Judith M. Stephenson, John Imrie, and Chris Bonell

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780198508496

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508496.001.0001

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The value of systematic reviews of the effectiveness of sexual health interventions

The value of systematic reviews of the effectiveness of sexual health interventions

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(p.201) 13 The value of systematic reviews of the effectiveness of sexual health interventions
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Effective Sexual Health Interventions
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Jonathan Shepherd

Angela Harden

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508496.003.0013

This chapter brings together the results of experimental evaluations of sexual health intervention in the form of systematic reviews. It explores the extent to which systematic reviews are reliable and useful, and their relevance to the field of sexual health. The chapter makes extensive use of examples from a programme of work on evidence-based health promotion undertaken at the Evidence Informed Policy and Practice Information and Coordinating Centre (EPPI-Centre) at the Social Science Research Unit, University of London Institute of Education. It concludes with a subjective summary of the value of systematic reviews of sexual health promotion, and outlines some recommendations for the conduct of systematic reviews of the promotion of sexual health and health promotion in general.

Keywords:   experimental evaluations, behavioural change, behaviour intervention, systematic reviews, EPPI-Centre

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