Why do evaluations of eHealth programs fail? An alternative set of guiding principles

PLoS Med. 2010 Nov 2;7(11):e1000360. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000360.


Trisha Greenhalgh and Jill Russell discuss the relative merits of “scientific” and “social practice” approaches to evaluation and argue that eHealth evaluation is in need of a paradigm shift.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Health Care Reform*
  • Program Evaluation
  • Universal Health Insurance*