In association with

  • APCRC
  • West of England Academic Health Science Network
  • NIHR CLAHRC West

Glossary

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Natural Experiments

“work best in circumstances where a relatively large population is affected by a substantial change in a well-understood environmental exposure, and where exposures and outcomes can be captured through routine data sources, such as environmental monitoring and mortality records”

MRC (2006) Developing and evaluating complex interventions: new guidance
mrc.ac.uk/documents/pdf/complex-interventions-guidance