English to Italian effectiveness

Dictionary entry: effectiveness


In Italian "Effectiveness" could be translated to "Efficienza".

An example is the "efficacy" and "effectiveness" of a medical treatment.
"Efficacy is the degree to which a vaccine prevents disease, and possibly also transmission, under ideal and controlled circumstances – comparing a vaccinated group with a placebo group. Effectiveness meanwhile refers to how well it performs in the real world." [1]

In this case "efficacy" could be translated with "efficacia", meanwhile"effectiveness" could be translated with "efficienza"
  • MünchnerFax

    Senior Member
    Dictionary Editor
    Italian, Italy
    Ciao. Non sono molto convinto sull'usare efficienza in quel contesto, ma sono aperto a sentire altri pareri o altri esempi.