Public health and health services research

These articles describe research within public health, health promotion and health services in a community setting.

Smith E, Ross F, Donovan S, Manthorpe J, Brearley S, Sitzia J, Beresford P. Service user involvement in nursing, midwifery and health visiting research: A review of evidence and practice. International Journal of Nursing Studies 2008;45:298–315
Rowe A. The effect of involvement in participatory research on parent researchers in a Sure Start programme. Health and Social Care in the Community 2006;14(6):465–473
Minkler M, Vásquez VB, Warner JR, Steussey H, Facente S. Sowing the seeds for sustainable change: a community-based participatory research partnership for health promotion in Indiana, USA and its aftermath. Health Promotion International 2006;21(4):293-300
Savage CL, Xu Y, Lee R, Rose BL, Kappesser M, Anthony JS.  A case study in the use of community-based participatory research in public health nursing. Public Health Nursing 2006;23(5):472–478
Dickson G, Green K, Participatory action research: Lessons learned with Aboriginal grandmothers. Health Care for Women International 2001;22:471–482