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Methodology Review

Methods to increase response rates to postal questionnaires

  1. Philip James Edwards1,*,
  2. Ian G Roberts2,
  3. Mike J Clarke3,
  4. Carolyn DiGuiseppi4,
  5. Reinhard Wentz5,
  6. Irene Kwan6,
  7. Rachel Cooper7,
  8. Lambert Felix8,
  9. Sarah Pratap9

Editorial Group: Cochrane Methodology Review Group

Published Online: 18 APR 2007

Assessed as up-to-date: 19 FEB 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000008.pub3


How to Cite

Edwards PJ, Roberts IG, Clarke MJ, DiGuiseppi C, Wentz R, Kwan I, Cooper R, Felix L, Pratap S. Methods to increase response rates to postal questionnaires. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: MR000008. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000008.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, London, UK

  2. 2

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Nutrition & Public Health Intervention Research Unit, London, UK

  3. 3

    UK Cochrane Centre, Oxford, UK

  4. 4

    University of Colorado Denver, Department of Preventive Medicine & Biometrics, Denver, CO, USA

  5. 5

    Chelsea and Westminister Hospital, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK

  6. 6

    Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, National Collaborating Centre For Women's and Children's Health, London, UK

  7. 7

    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Public Health Intervention Research Unit, London, UK

  8. 8

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, LONDON, UK

  9. 9

    Redhill, Reigate & Horley PCMHT, Reigate, UK

*Philip James Edwards, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK. phil.edwards@lshtm.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Unchanged
  2. Published Online: 18 APR 2007

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  1. Current Version

    Methods to increase response to postal and electronic questionnaires

    Philip James Edwards, Ian Roberts, Mike J Clarke, Carolyn DiGuiseppi, Reinhard Wentz, Irene Kwan, Rachel Cooper, Lambert M Felix and Sarah Pratap

    Version of Record online: 8 JUL 2009 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000008.pub4

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 3

    Methods to increase response rates to postal questionnaires

    Philip James Edwards, Ian G Roberts, Mike J Clarke, Carolyn DiGuiseppi, Reinhard Wentz, Irene Kwan, Rachel Cooper, Lambert Felix and Sarah Pratap

    Version of Record online: 18 APR 2007 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000008.pub3

  2. Version 2

    Methods to increase response rates to postal questionnaires

    P Edwards, I Roberts, M Clarke, C DiGuiseppi, S Pratap, R Wentz, I Kwan and R Cooper

    Version of Record online: 20 OCT 2003 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000008.pub2

  3. Version 1

    Methods to influence response to postal questionnaires

    P Edwards, I Roberts, M Clarke, C DiGuiseppi, S Pratap, R Wentz and I Kwan

    Version of Record online: 23 APR 2001 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000008