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Table 1 Study characteristics

From: Measuring the health systems impact of disease control programmes: a critical reflection on the WHO building blocks framework

Programme Evaluation methods used Countries
Measles eradication[10, 17] Semi-structured interviews with key informants (national, regional, district and facility levels) Bangladesh, Brazil, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Tajikistan, Viet Nam
Reviews of secondary documents
New vaccine introduction Semi-structured interviews with key informants (national, regional and district levels) Cameroon Ethiopia Guatemala Kenya Rwanda, Mali
PCV Questionnaire with health facility staff
Rotavirus Routine health service use data
HPV
Meningitis A[11]
Polio eradication[12] Semi-structured interviews with key informants (national, district and community levels) Nepal, India, Pakistan, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Angola
Participant observation in polio campaigns, surveillance, and routine health post activities
Reviews of documents
Routine health service use data
DPT3 coverage data from DHS and IHME
  Attended births and antenatal care coverage data from DHS  
  1. PCV = pneumococcal conjugate vaccine; rotavirus = rotavirus vaccine; HPV = human papillomavirus vaccine; Meningitis A = Meningitis A vaccine.