Tag Archives: Benefits of Telehealth

Impact of Telehealth on Use of Hospital Care and Mortality (Nuffield Trust)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary This Nuffield Trust report evaluates the impact of telehealth on hospital use and mortality and summarises findings from the Department … Continue reading

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Effect of Telehealth on Use of Secondary Care and Mortality: the Whole System Demonstrator Cluster Randomised Trial (BMJ / Nuffield Trust)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary This randomised trial assessed the effect of home-based telehealth interventions on the use of secondary healthcare and mortality. 179 general … Continue reading

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Long Term Conditions Compendium (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary The Department of Health has published the third edition of the “Long Term Conditions Compendium of Information”. This document should … Continue reading

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