Tuyển tập báo cáo các nghiên cứu khoa học quốc tế ngành y học dành cho các bạn tham khảo đề tài: Evidence-informed health policy 2 – Survey of organizations that support the use of research evidence | Implementation Science BioMed Central Research article Open Access Evidence-informed health policy 2 - Survey of organizations that support the use of research evidence John N Lavis 1 2 Elizabeth J Paulsen3 Andrew D Oxman3 and Ray Moynihan4 Address Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics McMaster University 1200 Main St West HSC-2D3 Hamilton ON L8N 3Z5 Canada 2Department of Political Science McMaster University 1200 Main St West HSC-2D3 Hamilton ON L8N 3Z5 Canada 3Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services Pb 7004 St Olavs plass Oslo N-0130 Norway and 4School of Medicine and Public Health Faculty of Health the University of Newcastle Medical Sciences Building - Level 6 Callaghan NSW 2308 Australia Email John N Lavis - lavisj@ Elizabeth J Paulsen - Andrew D Oxman - oxman@ Ray Moynihan - Corresponding author Published 17 December 2008 Received 2 April 2008 . I-J Accepted 17 December 2008 Implementation Science 2008 3 54 doi 1748-5908-3-54 This article is available from http content 3 1 54 2008 Lavis et al licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License http licenses by which permits unrestricted use distribution and reproduction in any medium provided the original work is properly cited. Abstract Background Previous surveys of organizations that support the development of evidence-informed health policies have focused on organizations that produce clinical practice guidelines CPGs or undertake health technology assessments HTAs . Only rarely have surveys focused at least in part on units that directly support the use of research evidence in developing health policy on an international national and state or provincial level . government support units or GSUs that .