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Behavior change strategies to influence antimicrobial prescribing in acute care: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND Antimicrobial use in acute care is widely reported to be suboptimal. Inappropriate use of antimicrobials is a major contributing factor to the emergence of multidrug resistance and healthExpand
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Effectiveness of seasonal influenza vaccine in preventing laboratory-confirmed influenza in primary care in the United Kingdom: 2014/15 end of season results.
The 2014/15 influenza season in the United Kingdom (UK) was characterised by circulation of predominantly antigenically and genetically drifted influenza A(H3N2) and B viruses. A universal paediatricExpand
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Uptake and impact of vaccinating school age children against influenza during a season with circulation of drifted influenza A and B strains, England, 2014/15.
The 2014/15 influenza season was the second season of roll-out of a live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) programme for healthy children in England. During this season, besides offering LAIV toExpand
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Evaluation of the effect of the herpes zoster vaccination programme 3 years after its introduction in England: a population-based study
Summary Background In 2013, a herpes zoster vaccination programme was introduced in England for adults aged 70 years with a phased catch-up programme for those aged 71–79 years. We aimed to evaluateExpand
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Optimisation of infection prevention and control in acute health care by use of behaviour change: a systematic review.
Changes in the behaviour of health-care workers (HCWs) are required to improve adherence to infection prevention and control (IPC) guidelines. Despite heavy investment in strategies to changeExpand
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Effectiveness of seasonal influenza vaccine in preventing laboratory-confirmed influenza in primary care in the United Kingdom: 2015/16 mid-season results.
In 2015/16, the influenza season in the United Kingdom was dominated by influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 circulation. Virus characterisation indicated the emergence of genetic clusters, with the majorityExpand
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Optimising infection prevention and control practice using behavior change: a systematic review
Despite significant investment in infection prevention and control (IPC), there has been little consideration of the effectiveness of behaviour change interventions or the application of behaviouralExpand
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Predicting Falls and When to Intervene in Older People: A Multilevel Logistical Regression Model and Cost Analysis
Introduction Falls are the leading cause of injury in older people. Reducing falls could reduce financial pressures on health services. We carried out this research to develop a falls risk model,Expand
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Quality improvement of prescribing safety: a pilot study in primary care using UK electronic health records
Background Quality improvement (QI) is a priority for general practice, and GPs are expected to participate in and provide evidence of QI activity. There is growing interest in harnessing theExpand
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Learning and Teaching: Dissertation - ATK: Qualitative Data
  • D. Mullett
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • 3 August 2017