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Author: Mim J. Landry
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: effectiveness, treatment, addiction, overview
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 1996-12-01
ISBN-10: 0788136569
ISBN-13: 9780788136566

Answers common questions among the general public, policy makers, decision makers, & even addiction treatment professionals. Does addiction treatment work? If so, how do we know? In what ways is addiction treatment effective? How can the effectiveness of treatment be measured? What factors influence treatment effectiveness?Ó Describes specific treatment approaches, treatment settings, & treatment components & services & provides an analysis of the effectiveness of each. Includes abstracts of representative research studies.
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Author: Jacques Morisset
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: direct, investment, foreign, attracting, promotion, agencies, effectiveness
Number of Pages: 128
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0821356062
ISBN-13: 9780821356067

Investment promotion agencies (IPAs) exist in almost all countries around the world, but there has been no global attempt to determine whether they have been able to significantly influence the investor's decision to locate in one country rather than another. 'The Effectiveness of Promotion Agencies at Attracting Foreign Direct Investment' is the first empirical study of the effectiveness of these agencies in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI).This study finds that promotion is unambiguously associated with greater FDI flows. The effectiveness of promotion, however, depends on:- the qu
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: elderly, women, screening, cancer, effectiveness, cervical, costs
Number of Pages: 95
Published:
ISBN-10: 142892180X
ISBN-13: 9781428921801

CONTENTSChapter Page1. Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....... . 12. Cervical Cancer in Elderly Women . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: searching, evidence, work, technologies, health, identifying
Number of Pages: 317
Published: 1994-09-01
ISBN-10: 0788133411
ISBN-13: 9780788133411

The Federal government is the main sponsor of research to evaluate health technologies currently in use. The purpose of this report is to examine two crucial questions: what are we getting out of this investment?, & how can we improve it? Contents: behind the search for evidence; tools for effectiveness research; issues in improving effectiveness research; the state of cost-effectiveness analysis; the Federal role in health technology assessment; the development of clinical practice guidelines; & the impact of clinical practice guidelines. Glossary.
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: sharing, effectiveness, royalty, limit, transfer, barriers, technology
Number of Pages: 156
Published: 1993-06-01
ISBN-10: 1568066511
ISBN-13: 9781568066516

Reports on the effectiveness of the 1986 Federal Technology Transfer Act. Evaluates federal scientists' interest in reporting inventions and the extent to which agencies implementation of their programs supports the incentive character of royalty sharing.
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Author: Christopher D. Gerrard
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: contributions, poverty, reduction, bank, world, review, development, effectiveness, annual
Number of Pages: 144
Published: 2005-09
ISBN-10: 0821363034
ISBN-13: 9780821363034

The '2004 Annual Review of Development Effectiveness' looks at the recent growth and poverty reduction experience of client countries. It assesses the extent to which Bank interventions have contributed to growth and poverty reduction and the effectiveness of different types of interventions. The review uses the key elements of the Bank's 2001 poverty reduction strategy to examine the extent to which these elements respond to the needs of the poor, are actually being carried out, and are having an impact.
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Author: Marcia Crosse
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: funded, programs, congressional, testimony, federally, effectiveness, education, assessing, accuracy, abstinence
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2008-10-01
ISBN-10: 1437904475
ISBN-13: 9781437904475

Among the efforts of the Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) to reduce the incidence of sexually transmitted diseases and unintended pregnancies, the agency provides funding to states and organizations that offer abstinence-until-marriage education. This testimony discusses efforts by: (1) HHS and the states to assess the scientific accuracy of materials used in abstinence-until-marriage education programs; and (2) HHS, the states, and researchers to asses the effectiveness of abstinence-until-marriage education programs. Also discusses a Public Health Service Act requirement regarding me
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