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Latest Journal Articles
How local partnerships to improve urgent and emergency care have impacted delayed transfers of care from hospitals in England: an analysis based on a synthetic control estimation method (2022)
Gintare Malisauskaite, Karen Jones, Stephen Allan, Daniel Roland, Yvonne Birks, Kate Baxter, Kate Gridley
Social care causes of delayed transfer of care (DTOC) from hospital for older people: Unpicking the nuances of ‘provider capacity’ and ‘patient choice’ (2022)
Kate Gridley, Kate Baxter, Yvonne Birks, Louise Newbould, Stephen Allan, Daniel Roland, Gintare Malisauskaite, Karen Jones
The quality of life of older carers and the people they support: An international scoping review (2022)
Wenjing Zhang, Stacey Rand, Alisoun Milne, Grace Collins, Barbora Silarova,
Jennifer Beecham, Lesley Curtis
Professor Jackie Cassell (BSMS), Ann-Marie Towers (CHSS, University of Kent)