Tag Archives: NIHR: National Institute for Health Research

Care Transitions of Older People (NIHR Service Delivery and Organisation)

[A brief reference to this item appears in: Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 3, October 2012]. Summary The “Understanding and improving transitions of older people: a user and carer centred approach” report covers … Continue reading

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The National Health Service and Public Health Service in England: Secretary of State’s Annual Report 2011/2012 (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary  The “National Health Service and public health service in England: Secretary of State’s annual report 2011/2012” is the first annual … Continue reading

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Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Donepezil, Galantamine, Rivastigmine and Memantine for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease (Health Technology Assessment)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary The purpose of this Health Technology Assessment was to review and update guidance to the NHS in England and Wales … Continue reading

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Professor Alistair Burns and Professor Martin Rossor Talk on Dementia Research (Department of Health, Dementia)

Summary In this Department of Health video web blog post, Professor Alistair Burns (National Clinical Dementia Director, Department of Health) talks to Professor Martin Rossor from the Dementias and Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Network (DeNDRoN) about dementia research. Read more and view … Continue reading

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EVIDEM: Evidence-Based Interventions in Dementia (National Institute for Health Research)

Summary Evidence-Based Interventions in Dementia (EVIDEM) is a database devoted to changing practice regarding dementia care in the community, and developing and testing interventions from early recognition to end of life. EVIDEM is a consortium of academic and NHS professionals. … Continue reading

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ENRICH: A Care Homes Research Resource (Department of Health: Dementia)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 9, April 2012]. Summary The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Dementia & Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Network (DeNDRoN) is holding programmes to “increase the volume, … Continue reading

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Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 9, April 2012]. Summary This Department of Health publication clarifies the scope of the Prime Minister’s challenge on dementia. This “challenge” sets out an ambitious programme of work to achieve … Continue reading

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