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Barriers and facilitators to the implementation of lay health worker programmes to improve access to maternal and child health: qualitative evidence synthesis

  1. Claire Glenton1,*,
  2. Christopher J Colvin2,
  3. Benedicte Carlsen3,
  4. Alison Swartz4,
  5. Simon Lewin1,5,
  6. Jane Noyes6,
  7. Arash Rashidian7

Editorial Group: Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group

Published Online: 8 OCT 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 21 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010414.pub2

How to Cite

Glenton C, Colvin CJ, Carlsen B, Swartz A, Lewin S, Noyes J, Rashidian A. Barriers and facilitators to the implementation of lay health worker programmes to improve access to maternal and child health: qualitative evidence synthesis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD010414. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010414.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Global Health Unit, Oslo, Norway

  2. 2

    School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER), Cape Town, South Africa

  3. 3

    Uni Rokkan Centre, Bergen, Norway

  4. 4

    University of Cape Town Health Sciences, Primary Health Care Directorate, Cape Town, South Africa

  5. 5

    Medical Research Council of South Africa, Health Systems Research Unit, Tygerberg, South Africa

  6. 6

    Bangor University, Centre for Health-Related Research, Fron Heulog, Bangor, Wales, UK

  7. 7

    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran, Iran

*Claire Glenton, Global Health Unit, Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, PO Box 7004 St Olavs plass, Oslo, N-0130, Norway. claire.glenton@kunnskapssenteret.no.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 8 OCT 2013

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