Developing and evaluating complex interventions: reflections on the 2008 MRC guidance

Int J Nurs Stud. 2013 May;50(5):585-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2012.09.009. Epub 2012 Nov 16.


This invited commentary reflects on the impact of the MRC's revised guidance for the development and evaluation of complex interventions, and considers some of the criticisms that have been published in response to the guidance.

MeSH terms

  • Advisory Committees*
  • Biomedical Research*
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic
  • Guidelines as Topic*
  • Program Development
  • United Kingdom