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Mounier-Jack S, Griffiths UK, Closser S, Burchett H, Marchal B. Measuring the health systems impact of disease control programmes: a critical reflection on the WHO building blocks framework. BMC Public Health 2014; 14 (278): .
Marchal B, Van der Veken K, Essolbi A, Dossou JP, Richard F, Van Belle S. Methodological reflections on using realist evaluation in a study of fee exemption policies in West Africa and Morocco. [s.l.]: FEMHealth; 2013.
Prashanth NS, Marchal B, Criel B. Evaluating healthcare interventions: answering the 'How' question. Indian Anthropologist 2013; 43 (1): 35-50.
Marchal B, Van Belle S, De Brouwere V, Witter S. Studying complex interventions: reflections from the FEMHealth project on evaluating fee exemption policies in West Africa and Morocco. BMC Health Serv Res 2013; 13 (469): 1-9.
Nabyonga Orem J, Marchal B, Mafigiri D, Ssengooba F, Macq J, Campos da Silveira V, Criel B. Perspectives on the role of stakeholders in knowledge translation in health policy development in Uganda. BMC Health Serv Res 2013; 13 (324): 1-13.
Marchal B, Westhorp G, Wong G, Van Belle S, Greenhalgh T, Kegels G, Pawson R. Realist RCTs of complex interventions; an oxymoron. Soc Sci Med 2013; 94 : 124-128.
Goicolea I, Vives-Cases C, San Sebastian M, Marchal B, Kegels G, Hurtig AK. How do primary health care teams learn to integrate intimate partner violence (IPV) management? A realist evaluation protocol. Implement Sci 2013; 8 (36): 1-11.
van Olmen J, Marchal B, Van Damme W, Kegels G, Hill PS. Health systems frameworks in their political context: framing divergent agendas. BMC Public Health 2012; 12 (774): 1-13.
van Olmen J, Criel B, Bhojani U, Marchal B, Van Belle S, Chenge M, Hoerée T, Pirard M, Van Damme W, Kegels G. The health system dynamics framework: the introduction of an analytical model for health system analysis and its application to two case-studies. Health Cult Soc 2012; 2 (1): 2-21.
Marchal B, Van Belle S, van Olmen J, Hoerée T, Kegels G. Is realist evaluation keeping its promise? A review of published empirical studies in the field of health systems research. Evaluation 2012; 18 (2): 192-212.
Prashanth NS, Marchal B, Hoerée T, Devadasan N, Macq J, Kegels G, Criel B. How does capacity building of health managers work? A realist evaluation study protocol. BMJ Open 2012; 2 (2): e000882.
van Olmen J, Criel B, Van Damme W, Marchal B, Van Belle S, Van Dormael M, Hoerée T, Pirard M, Kegels G. Analysing health system dynamics; a framework. Antwerp: ITGPress; 2012.
Nabyonga Orem J, Kaawa Mafigiri D, Marchal B, Ssengooba F, Macq J, Criel B. Research, evidence and policymaking: the perspectives of policy actors on improving uptake of evidence in health policy development and implementation in Uganda. BMC Public Health 2012; 12 (109): 1-16.
Robert E, Ridde V, Marchal B, Fournier P. Protocol: a realist review of user fee exemption policies for health services in Africa. BMJ Open 2012; 2 (1): e000706.
Marchal B. Why do some hospitals perform better than others? A realist evaluation of the role of health workforce management in well-performing health care organisations; a study of 4 hospitals in Ghana [dissertation]. Brussel: Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy; 2011.
Marchal B, Van Dormael M, Pirard M, Cavalli A, Kegels G, Polman K. Neglected tropical disease (NTD) control in health systems: the interface between programmes and general health services. Acta Trop 2011; 120 (Suppl. 1): S177-S185.
Blaise P, Marchal B, Lefèvre P, Kegels G. Au-delà des méthodes expérimentales: l'approche réaliste en évaluation. In: Potvin L, Moquet MJ, Jones CM, editors. Réduire les inégalités sociales en santé. Saint-Denis: Institut National de Prévention et d'Education pour la Santé (INPES); 2010. p. 285-296.
Marchal B, Dedzo M, Kegels G. Turning around an ailing district hospital: a realist evaluation of strategic changes at Ho Municipal Hospital (Ghana). BMC Public Health 2010; 10 (787): 1-16.
Van Belle SB, Marchal B, Dubourg D, Kegels G. How to develop a theory-driven evaluation design; lessons learned from an adolescent sexual and reproductive health programme in West Africa. BMC Public Health 2010; 10 (741): 1-10.
van Olmen J, Criel B, Van Damme W, Marchal B, Van Belle S, Van Dormael M, Hoerée T, Pirard M, Kegels G. Analysing health systems to make them stronger. Antwerpen: ITGPress; 2010.
van Olmen J, Criel B, Devadasan N, Pariyo G, De Vos P, Van Damme W, Van Dormael M, Marchal B, Kegels G. Primary Health Care in the 21st century: primary care providers and people's empowerment [editorial]. Trop Med Int Health 2010; 15 (4): 386-390.
Marchal B, Dedzo M, Kegels G. A realist evaluation of the management of a well-performing regional hospital in Ghana. BMC Health Serv Res 2010; 10 (24): 1-14.
Byskov J, Bloch P, Blystad A, Hurtig AK, Fylkesnes K, Kamuzora P, Kombe Y, Kvåle G, Marchal B, Martin DK, Michelo C, Ndawi B, Ngulube TJ, Nyamongo I, Olsen ØE, Onyango-Ouma W, Sandøy IF, Shayo EH, Silwamba G, Songstad NG, Tuba M. Accountable priority setting for trust in health systems - the need for research into a new approach for strengthening sustainable health action in developing countries. Health Res Pol Syst 2009; 7 (23): 1-10.
Marchal B. Falling numbers of health workers: facing the crisis; what can we learn from magnet hospitals?. (E)Hospital 2009; 11 (1): 21-22.
Marchal B, Cavalli A, Kegels G. Global health actors claim to support health system strengthening; is this reality or rhetoric?. PLoS Med 2009; 6 (4): e1000059.
Van Dormael M, Dugas S, Kone Y, Coulibaly S, Sy M, Marchal B, Desplats D. Appropriate training and retention of community doctors in rural areas: a case study from Mali. Hum Resources Health 2008; 6 (25): 1-8.
Marchal B, Kegels G. Focusing on the software of managing health workers: what can we learn from high commitment management practices?. Int J Health Plann Manag 2008; 23 (4): 299-311.
Unger JP, Marchal B, Green A. Criterios de calidad para la provisión y la administración de servicios de salud «de interés público». Salud 2000 2007; (110): 17-22.
Laleman G, Kegels G, Marchal B, Van der Roost D, Bogaert I, Van Damme W. The contribution of international health volunteers to the health workforce in sub-Saharan Africa. Hum Resources Health 2007; 5 (19): 1-9.
Koblinsky M, Matthews Z, Hussein J, Mavalankar D, Mridha MK, Anwar I, Achadi E, Adjei S, Padmanabhan P, Marchal B, De Brouwere V, van Lerberghe W. Going to scale with professional skilled care. Lancet 2006; 368 (9544): 1377-1386.
Marchal B, Arcens MT, Coates A, De Brouwere V. An institutional analysis of the safe motherhood policymaking process in Burkina Faso. [s.l.]: Immpact; 2005.
Kegels G, Marchal B. AIDS and the health workforce in Africa; making sense. [s.l.]: Medicus Mundi International; 2005.
Marchal B, De Brouwere V, Kegels G. HIV/AIDS and the health workforce crisis: what are the next steps? [viewpoint]. Trop Med Int Health 2005; 10 (4): 300-304.
Unger JP, Marchal B, Green A. Quality standards for health care delivery and management in publicly oriented health services. Recent Adv Res Upd 2005; 6 : 17-23.
Marchal B, Kegels G, De Brouwere V. Human resources in scaling up HIV/AIDS programmes: just a killer assumption or in need of new paradigms? [letter]. AIDS 2004; 18 : 2103-2104.
Guindo G, Dubourg D, Marchal B, Blaise P, De Brouwere V. Measuring unmet obstetric need at district level: how an epidemiological tool can affect health service organization and delivery. Health Pol Plann 2004; 19 (Suppl.1): i87-i95.
Marchal B, De Brouwere V. Global human resources crisis [letter]. Lancet 2004; 363 (9427): 2191-2192.
Buttiëns H, Marchal B, De Brouwere V. Skilled attendance at childbirth: let us go beyond the rhetorics [editorial]. Trop Med Int Health 2004; 9 : 653-654.
Unger JP, Marchal B, Dugas S, Wuidar MJ, Burdet D, Leemans P, Unger J. Interface flow process audit: using the patient's career as a tracer of care and of system organisation. Int J Integr Care 2004; 4 : 1-10.
Marchal B, Kegels G. De brain drain in de gezondheidssector, een geschenk uit het Zuiden. Noord Zuid Cah 2004; 29 (1): 71-81.
Marchal B, Kegels G. Cuál es el papel que debe desarrollar Medicus Mundi International en el desarrollo de las recursos humanos?. Bruselas: Medicus Mundi International; 2003.
Marchal B, Kegels G. Which role for Medicus Mundi Internationalis in human resources development?. Bruxelles: Medicus Mundi International; 2003.
Marchal B, Kegels G. Health workforce imbalances in times of globalization: brain drain or professional mobility?. Int J Health Plann Manag 2003; 18 (Suppl.1): S89-S101.
Unger JP, Marchal B, Green A. Quality standards for health care delivery and management in publicly oriented health services. Int J Health Plann Manag 2003; 18 (Suppl.1): S79-S88.
De Brouwere V, Marchal B. Primary health care is still on the agenda, but... Towards Unity Health 2001; 4 : 10-11.