Journal article

Application of Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation Framework to the Development of Polycycstic Ovary Syndrome Guideline: A Case Study on Implementation

Tracy Robinson, Helen Skouteris, Angela Melder, Cate Bailey, Heather Morris, Rhonda Garad, Helena J Teede

SEMINARS IN REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE | THIEME MEDICAL PUBL INC | Published : 2018

Abstract

Implementation of healthcare guidelines, a set of recommendations aiming to optimize patient care, can be a complex process which is at risk of poor translation into practice. Failure to adopt new evidence-based healthcare findings can contribute to a large variation in care, potentially affecting outcomes for service users. Designed to avoid this issue, the Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation (MCHRI) knowledge translation framework was created to support the development and future implementation of clinical practice guidelines. The framework is distinguished by a focus on methodological rigor, stakeholder engagement, and partnership, leading to the coproduction of a guideli..

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