Evidence summaries

On behalf of NHS Norfolk and Waveney CCG, 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.

One page summaries and short evidence briefings

Supporting more effective health service responses to adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse: the role of self-assessment tools

Adisa, O., & Allen, K., Centre for Abuse Research (CARe), Institute of Social Justice & Crime, University of Suffolk, February 2021.

Summary

1. 1 page Adisa (UoS).pdf

Briefing

1. 4 page Adisa (UoS).pdf

Can we safely increase HbA1c targets for older people with diabetes?

English, E., School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich; December 2020.

Summary

2. 1 page English.pdf

Briefing

2. 4 page English.pdf

Management of sleep for people living with dementia or mild cognitive impairment and sleep disturbance.

Blacklock, J., Aldus, C., Fox, C. on behalf of the TIMES Study Team, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich; October 2020.

Summary


1 ACCESSIBLE TIMES summary FINAL.pdf

Briefing


3. 4 page TIMES evidence briefing.pdf

Reasons for discontinuing oral anticoagulation therapy to treat atrial fibrillation.

Buck, J.1, Fromings Hill, J.1, Springate, C.2, Martin, A.2, Ghosh, B.2, Orlowski, A.3, Lee, G.4; 1University of East Anglia, 2Crystallise Ltd., 3Imperial College Health Partners, 4Kings College London; October 2020.

Summary


4. 1 page Buck Barriers Facilitators to Continuing OACs in AF.pdf

Briefing


4. 4 page Buck Barriers Facilitators to Continuing OACs in AF.pdf

Managing potentially inappropriate medication

Blacklock, J., Aldus, C., Loke, Y. on behalf of the MODA Study Team, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich; September 2020.

Summary


5 1 page MODA summary.pdf

Briefing


5 4 page MODA evidence briefing.pdf

Is person-centred social prescribing in older adults with frailty and/or dementia effective and cost-effective?

Blacklock, J., Aldus, C., Fox, C., Cross, J. on behalf of the SPIRAL Study Team, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich; September 2020.

Summary


6 1 page SAIL summary.pdf

Briefing


6 4 page SAIL evidence briefing.pdf

Intergenerational Practice

Burke, A., Jones, A., Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; June 2020.

Summary


7 1 page Intergenerational practice one page summary.pdf

Briefing


7 4 page Intergenerational practice briefing.pdf

Supporting people living with multimorbidity.

Micklewright, K., Farquhar, M., School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; June 2020.

Summary


8. 1page.pdf

Briefing


8. 4page.pdf

Community based support for smoking relapse prevention.

Belderson, P., Ward, E., Notley, C. , Addiction Research Group, University of East Anglia, Norwich; May 2020.

Summary


9 1 page Community based support.pdf

Briefing


9. 4page ACCESSIBLE Community based support.pdf

Post-Stroke Fatigue Guided Exercise Self-Help

Mares K., Clark L., School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; September 2019.

Summary


10 1 page Mares Fatigues Evidence Summary.pdf

Briefing


10 4 page Evidence Mares Fatigures Briefing.pdf

Hospital-Associated Deconditioning (HAD).

Hanson S1 , Jones A2 ,Lane K1 , Penhale B1 ; 1School of Health Sciences, 2Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich; July 2019.

Summary

11 1 page HADS Flyer.pdf

Briefing

11 4 page HADS Evidence Briefing.pdf

Identifying and discriminating between mild cognitive impairment, dementia, delirium and combinations: delivery of the most suitable care for patients.

Fox C1, Jimoh F1 ,Cross J2; 1Norwich Medical School, 2 School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; June 2019.

Summary

12 1 page COGCARE Summary.pdf

Briefing

12 4 page CPPGCARE Briefing.pdf

Support needs of informal carers and implications for improving carer support.

Micklewright K, Farquhar M, School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; June 2019.

Summary

13 1 page Farquar Micklewright Summary COPD CSNAT.pdf

Briefing

13 4 page Farquar Micklewright Briefing COPD CSNAT.pdf

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

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

Summary

14 1 page Frailty Interventions.pdf

Briefing

14 4 page Frailty Interventions.pdf

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

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

Summary

15. 1 page.pdf

Briefing

15 4 Goal setting in multimorbidity evidence briefing.pdf

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

Voolma SR1, Naughton, F2; 1Norwich Medical School, 2School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; May 2018.

Summary

16. 1 page.pdf

Briefing

16. 4page.pdf

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

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

Summary

17. 1page.pdf

Briefing

17. 4page.pdf

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

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.

Summary

18 1 page Final 1 page poster - Shiggins, Gracey, Duffy & Horton.pdf

Briefing

18 4 page Final CCG report - Shiggins, Gracey, Duffy & Horton.pdf

Deprescribing in primary care.

Blacklock J, Wright D; School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia, Norwich; August 2017.

Summary

19 4 page.pdf

Briefing

19 ACCESSIBLE Deprescribing in primary care.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.

Summary

20 1 page Practice based pharmacists.pdf

Briefing

20 4 page Practice based pharmacists and management of polypharmacy.pdf

Additional short briefings

What do we know about older people's involvement in a decision to move into a care home?

Killett, A., Lane, K., Backhouse, T., Penhale, B., Poland, F., School of Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich; September 2020
21 2 page 2020.09.16 Care Home Decisions 2PAGE BRIEFING v1.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.
22 Behaviour Crises in Dementia Brief.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.
23 Notley Interventions to prevent uptake of smoking.pdf