A systematic review of barriers to and facilitators of the use of evidence by policymakers

03 Jan 2014
Kathryn Oliver, Simon Innvar, Theo Lorenc, Jenny Woodman and James Thomas

The gap between research and practice or policy is often described as a problem. To identify new barriers of and facilitators to the use of evidence by policymakers, and assess the state of research in this area, a systematic review was updated.