Health Research Policy and Systems

(The H4-Index of Health Research Policy and Systems is 28. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
Research co-design in health: a rapid overview of reviews325
Lost in the shadows: reflections on the dark side of co-production132
Exploring the theory, barriers and enablers for patient and public involvement across health, social care and patient safety: a systematic review of reviews108
Individual, health system, and contextual barriers and facilitators for the implementation of clinical practice guidelines: a systematic metareview106
How does integrated knowledge translation (IKT) compare to other collaborative research approaches to generating and translating knowledge? Learning from experts in the field98
A review of reviews on principles, strategies, outcomes and impacts of research partnerships approaches: a first step in synthesising the research partnership literature91
Intervention Scalability Assessment Tool: A decision support tool for health policy makers and implementers84
The opioid crisis: a contextual, social-ecological framework74
From COVID-19 research to vaccine application: why might it take 17 months not 17 years and what are the wider lessons?54
Managing COVID-19 within and across health systems: why we need performance intelligence to coordinate a global response51
Menstrual hygiene management in schools: midway progress update on the “MHM in Ten” 2014–2024 global agenda48
Strategies for the implementation of clinical practice guidelines in public health: an overview of systematic reviews44
Amplifying the role of knowledge translation platforms in the COVID-19 pandemic response42
Community health workers at the dawn of a new era: 11. CHWs leading the way to “Health for All”38
Building an integrated knowledge translation (IKT) evidence base: colloquium proceedings and research direction37
Using natural experiments to improve public health evidence: a review of context and utility for obesity prevention36
Exploring why global health needs are unmet by research efforts: the potential influences of geography, industry and publication incentives36
Future health spending forecast in leading emerging BRICS markets in 2030: health policy implications35
Learning from public health and hospital resilience to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: protocol for a multiple case study (Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, and Mali)32
The household financial burden of non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review32
Review of published evidence on knowledge translation capacity, practice and support among researchers and research institutions in low- and middle-income countries31
Community health workers at the dawn of a new era: 1. Introduction: tensions confronting large-scale CHW programmes31
A scoping review of the uses and institutionalisation of knowledge for health policy in low- and middle-income countries30
Community health workers at the dawn of a new era: 9. CHWs’ relationships with the health system and communities30
A scoping review of international policy responses to mental health recovery during the COVID-19 pandemic30
Exempting low-risk health and medical research from ethics reviews: comparing Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States and the Netherlands29
Understanding the Athena SWAN award scheme for gender equality as a complex social intervention in a complex system: analysis of Silver award action plans in a comparative European perspective29
Community health workers at the dawn of a new era: 8. Incentives and remuneration28
Community health workers at the dawn of a new era: 6. Recruitment, training, and continuing education28
Applying systems thinking to knowledge mobilisation in public health28