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Theory-based interventions to aid healthcare staff prevent and control healthcare-associated infections: an integrative review protocol. [Protocol]
The objective of this integrative review is to synthesise the best available evidence on (i) what and (ii) how theory has been implemented in the development of interventions aiding healthcare staff to prevent and control ...
The analysis, presentation and sustainability of a past Northeast of Scotland "way of life" through video capture. [Dataset]
(The films were produced by Carney Heritage Productions., 2018-05-08)
These outputs were submitted as part of Don Carney's thesis, examining the socio-cultural environment of the northeast of Scotland, from Aberdeen to Cabrach and from Portsoy to Laurencekirk. The thesis investigates and ...
The effectiveness of mHealth interventions for maternal, newborn and child health in low- and middle-income countries: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. [Protocol]
(Edinburgh University Global Health Society, 2014-06-10)
Rates of maternal, newborn and child (MNCH) mortality and morbidity are vastly greater in low– than in high–income countries and represent a major source of global health inequity. A host of systemic, economic, geopolitical ...
The effectiveness of mHealth interventions for maternal, newborn and child health in low and middle income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. [Protocol]
This review looks into the impact of interventions delivered via mobile information and communications technologies (mHealth) on: maternal health during the antenatal, intranatal and postnatal periods; foetal, neonatal and ...
Components, skills and training for conducting initial telephone consultations in primary care: a scoping review protocol. [Protocol]
(Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2018-05-16)
Review objective/question: The objective of this scoping review is to examine the characteristics of initial telephone consultations conducted in primary care settings and to map the existing evidence on the components, ...
Patient positioning and braces for pain relief and spinal stability in metastatic cord compression in adults. [Protocol]
(Cochrane Collaboration, 2009-01-21)
The purpose of this review is to investigate the correct positions for patients with MSCC and examine the effects of spinal bracing to relieve pain or vertebral collapse under physiological load, or both, in patients with MSCC.
Generating easy and hard problems using the Proximate Optimality Principle. [Dataset]
These data were gathered to investigate the hypothesis that coherent functions will be easy and anti-coherent functions will be hard for a hillclimber. We generated 10 coherent functions for each length on bit-strings of ...
Professional body and regulatory organisation guidance on the use of social media for registered healthcare professionals: a systematic review protocol. [Protocol]
Registered healthcare professionals are expected to adhere to a code of conduct. Where a concern is raised about an individual's social media behaviour, this has the potential to be tested against professional expectations ...
Non-medical prescribing versus medical prescribing for acute and chronic disease management in primary and secondary care. [Protocol]
(Cochrane Collaboration, 2014-07-22)
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To assess the clinical, economic and humanistic health outcomes of non-medical prescribing for managing acute and chronic health ...
Interventions for preventing falls in people with multiple sclerosis. [Protocol]
(Cochrane Collaboration, 2017-01-06)
This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: The aim of this review is to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce the rate of falls in people with multiple ...