Journal article

The GRADE Evidence to Decision (EtD) framework for health system and public health decisions

Jenny Moberg, Andrew D Oxman, Sarah Rosenbaum, Holger J Schunemann, Gordon Guyatt, Signe Flottorp, Claire Glenton, Simon Lewin, Angela Morelli, Gabriel Rada, Pablo Alonso-Coello

HEALTH RESEARCH POLICY AND SYSTEMS | BMC | Published : 2018

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To describe a framework for people making and using evidence-informed health system and public health recommendations and decisions. BACKGROUND: We developed the GRADE Evidence to Decision (EtD) framework for health system and public health decisions as part of the DECIDE project, in which we simultaneously developed frameworks for these and other types of healthcare decisions, including clinical recommendations, coverage decisions and decisions about diagnostic tests. DEVELOPING THE FRAMEWORK: Building on GRADE EtD tables, we used an iterative approach, including brainstorming, consultation of the literature and with stakeholders, and an international survey of policy-makers. We ..

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Awarded by European Commission


Funding Acknowledgements

Work on this article was partially funded by the European Commission FP7 Programme (grant agreement 258583) as part of the DECIDE project. Sole responsibility lies with the authors and the European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein. SL receives additional funding from the South African Medical Research Council.