Using a Community Partnered Participatory Research Approach to Implement a Randomized Controlled Trial
Planning Community Partners in Care
Published in: Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, v. 21, no. 3, Aug. 2010, p. 780-795
Posted on RAND.org on August 01, 2010
Quality improvement (QI) for depression in primary care can reduce disparities in outcomes. We describe how community-partnered participatory research was used to design Community Partners in Care, a randomized trial of community engagement to activate a multiple-agency network versus support for individual agencies to implement depression QI in underserved communities.