Class: Philosophical Theo Evidence based Research
Theory Development and Evaluation
Examine the science and art of theory development and evaluation.
Theory development and evaluation are crucial for elaborating interventions, for instance, within a healthcare setup based on appropriate philosophies. Social and behavioral changes are the mainly utilized theories that will formulate public health interventions. This process is helpful for healthcare practitioners by improving the understanding of theory-based procedures. Also, it advances the effectiveness of theory application in clinical practice (Kislov, Pope, Martin, & Wilson, 2019). Evaluation of theories contributes to better patient