The purpose of this article is to explore implementation science as a science. The idea of science, and the use of the scientific method to test predictions and hypotheses to advance science are discussed in the practical contexts faced by implementation scientists.
Fixsen, D. L., Blase, K. A., & Van Dyke, M. (2018). Science and implementation. Retrieved from Chapel Hill, NC: Active Implementation Research Network: www.activeimplementation.org/resources