Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-10-15
Received: 8 March 2019
Accepted: 3 September 2019
First Online: 15 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Ethical Review Committee of PAHO and WHO (PAHO-2016-02-0005). The study respondents were provided with information about the research, including the purpose and reasons for doing the research prior to obtaining oral consent to participate.
: Not applicable.
: EVL and AM are employed by the WHO Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research and LR and VE are employed by the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO). The Alliance and PAHO are supporting the embedding of research in policy and practice in different low- and middle-income countries.