Methods for evaluating the impact of vertical programs on health systems: Protocol for a study on the impact of the global polio eradication initiative on strengthening routine immunization and primary health care Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • The impact of vertical programs on health systems is a much-debated topic, and more evidence on this complex relationship is needed. This article describes a research protocol developed to assess the relationship between the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, routine immunization, and primary health care in multiple settings.

publication date

  • January 1, 2012