Evidence summaries

Evidence summaries

On behalf of the Norfolk and Waveney CCGs, the Research Office awards Research Capability Funding (RCF) to academic teams to support:

    • The development of robust research proposals.
    • Provision of evidence briefings to support commissioning decisions.

Evidence briefings and one page summaries are available below.

One page summaries

Interventions to prevent fraility summary.pdf

Intervention to prevent, delay or reduce frailty in community-living older adults. (Summary)

Fox C1, Jimoh F1 ,Cross J2; 1Norwich Medical School, 2 School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; October 2018.


Goal setting for patients with multimorbidity in primary care summary.pdf

Goal-setting for older patients with multimorbidity in primary care. (Summary)

Lenaghan E, Salter C, Shiner A, Steel N; Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; July 2018.



Mobile apps for smoking cessation-one page.pdf

Smartphone apps for the prevention of smoking lapses to prevent relapse: A brief evidence review. (Summary)

Voolma SR1, Naughton, F2; 1Norwich Medical School, 2School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; May 2018.
mHealth interventions and JITAIs for physical activity-one page.pdf

What do we know about mHealth interventions and just-in-time adaptive interventions (JITAIs) to promote physical activity? (Summary)

Houghton J1, Lane K1, Jones A2, Naughton1 , Hardeman W1; 1School of Health Sciences, 2Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; May 2018.
Sustaining wellbeing in stroke survivors with aphasia-one page.pdf

An asset-based approach for stroke survivors with aphasia and their families: promoting and sustaining wellbeing in the long-term. (Summary)

Shiggins C1, Gracey F2, Duffy, I3, Horton S1; 1School of Health Sciences, 2Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; 3Person with aphasia and expert by experience. April 2018.
Deprescribing in primary care summary.pdf

Deprescribing in primary care. (Summary)


Blacklock J, Wright D; School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia, Norwich; August 2017.
Evidence summary practice based pharmacists June 2017.pdf

Managing patients at high risk of problematic polypharmacy: potential role of the practice-based pharmacist. (Summary)

Lenaghan L1, Nelson D1, Bhattacharya D2; 1Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; 2School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia; June 2017.

Briefings

Interventions to prevent or reduce frailty briefing.pdf

Intervention to prevent, delay or reduce frailty in community-living older adults. (Briefing)

Fox C1, Jimoh F1 ,Cross J2; 1Norwich Medical School, 2 School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; October 2018.
Goal setting for patients with multimorbidity briefing.pdf

Goal-setting for older patients with multimorbidity in primary care. (Briefing)

Lenaghan, E Salter C, Shiner A, Steel N; Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; July 2018.
Sustaining wellbeing in stroke survivors with aphasia.pdf

Smartphone apps for the prevention of smoking lapses to prevent relapse: A brief evidence review. (Briefing)

Voolma SR1, Naughton, F2; 1Norwich Medical School, 2School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; May 2018.
mHealth interventions and JITAIs for physical activity.pdf

What do we know about mHealth interventions and just-in-time adaptive interventions (JITAIs) to promote physical activity? (Briefing)

Houghton J1, Lane K1, Jones A2, Naughton1 , Hardeman W1; 1School of Health Sciences, 2Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; May 2018.
Deprescribing in primary care briefing.pdf

Deprescribing in primary care (Briefing)


Blacklock J, Wright D; School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia, Norwich; August 2017.
Behaviour Crises in Dementia Brief Report.pdf

What do we know about behavioural crises in dementia?

Backhouse T, Camino J, Mioshi, E; Neurodegeneration Network (NNET),Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; June 2017.
Practice based pharmacists and management of polypharmacy June 2017.pdf

Managing patients at high risk of problematic polypharmacy: potential role of the practice-based pharmacist.

Lenaghan L1, Nelson D1, Bhattacharya D2; 1Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; 2School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia; June 2017.
Interventions to prevent uptake of smoking by young people summary.pdf

Educational and psychosocial interventions to prevent uptake of smoking by young people.

Gee B, Maskrey V, Blyth A, Holland R, Notley, C. Addiction Research, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; September 2016.
Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia Evidence for Benefit.pdf

Cognitive stimulation therapy for dementia: evidence for benefit.Supported with a targeted survey of provision for people in Norfolk care homes and day centres.

Cross J1, Cooper A1, Smith T1, Fox C2. 1School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; 2Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; September 2015.
Interventions to reduce use of unplanned care and emergency treatment from rural areas.pdf

Interventions to reduce use of unplanned care and emergency treatment from rural areas.

Brainard J1, Ford J1, Jones A1, Steel N1, Winters T2; 1Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich. 2 Public Health, Norfolk County Council, Norwich; February 2015.