DACHA Outputs

This page shows an up-to-date list of academic and public outputs produced by the DACHA research management team.

Summaries and other public resources

Document Type Work stream
Date Download
Ensuring trial interventions in care homes have their best chance of success Guidance leaflet Work Package 1 Review 2 02.2022 🗎
A review of specific factors influencing complex interventions in care homes Plain English summary leaflet Work Package 1 Review 2 02.2022 🗎
Developing a Care Homes Trials Archive Plain English summary leaflet Work Package 2 02.2022 🗎
The realist review of minimum data set (MDS) use in care homes Plain English summary leaflet Work Package 3 02.2022 🗎
Developing a minimum data set for older adult care homes in the UK: Key principles Plain English summary leaflet General 03.2022 🗎
Developing a minimum data set for older adult care homes in the UK: Key principles Extended plain English summary General 03.2022 🗎

Journal Articles and Protocols

  • Burton JK, Wolters AT, Towers AM, Jones L, Meyer J, Gordon AL, Irvine L, Hanratty B, Spilsbury K, Peryer G, Rand S, Killett A, Akdur G, Allan S, Biswas P, Goodman C. (2022) Developing a minimum data set for older adult care homes in the UK: exploring the concept and defining early core principles, The Lancet Healthy Longevity, Volume 3, Issue 3. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666756822000101
  • Peryer G, Kelly S, Blake J, Burton JK, Irvine L, Cowan A, Akdur G, Killett A, Brand SL, Musa MK, Meyer J, Gordon AL, Goodman C. (2022) Contextual factors influencing complex intervention research processes in care homes: a systematic review and framework synthesis, Age and Ageing, Volume 51, Issue 3. https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afac014
  • Musa, M.K., Akdur, G., Brand, S., Killett, A., Spilsbury, K., Peryer, G., Burton, J. K., Gordon, A. L., Hanratty, B., Towers, A-M., Irvine, L., Kelly, S., Jones, L., Meyer, J. & Goodman, C. (2022) The uptake and use of a minimum data set (MDS) for older people living and dying in care homes: a realist review. BMC Geriatr 22, 33. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-021-02705-w
  • Irvine L, Burton JK, Ali M, Quinn TJ, Goodman C. (2021) Protocol for the development of a repository of individual participant data from randomised controlled trials conducted in adult care homes (the Virtual International Care Homes Trials Archive (VICHTA)). Trials 22, 157.  https://trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13063-021-05107-w
  • Musa, M., Akdur, G., Hanratty, B., Kelly, S., Gordon, A., Peryer, G., Spilsbury, K., Killett, A., Burton, J., Meyer, J., Fortescue, S., Towers, A-M., Irvine, L. & Goodman, C. (2020) The uptake and use of a minimum data set (MDS) for older people living and dying in care homes in England – a realist review protocol. 14 Nov 2020, In: BMJ Open. 10, 11, 7 p., e040397. https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/10/11/e040397
  • Burton, J. K., Goodman, C., Guthrie, B., Gordon, A. L., Hanratty, B. and Quinn, T. J. (2020) Closing the UK care home data gap – methodological challenges and solutions: Closing the UK care home data gap. International Journal of Population Data Science, 5(4). https://ijpds.org/article/view/1391
  • Hanratty, B., Burton, J. K., Goodman, C., Gordon, A. L., & Spilsbury, K. (2020) Covid-19 and lack of linked datasets for care homes. BMJ, 369.https://www.bmj.com/content/369/bmj.m2463
  • Work Package 3 PROSPERO registration: “The uptake and use of the minimum data set (MDS) for older people living and dying in care homes in care home settings: a realist review” – 9 March 2020 https://www.crd.york.ac.uk/prospero/display_record.php?RecordID=171323
  • Work Package 1 PROSPERO registration: “A systematic review of process and contextual factors that influence research implementation in care homes and identification of key measures and outcomes in care home research” – 10 January 2020   https://www.crd.york.ac.uk/prospero/display_record.php?RecordID=155923

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