Publications

Here you can find plain language summaries of our research projects. You can also see our latest email newsletters and other publications.

Showing 32 publications of the type "Newsletter"

ARC West email newsletter – February 2024

Newsletter

In this edition: Vending machines could improve access to sexual health testing; Evaluation and evidence toolkits get fresh new look; Evaluation of programme to support high impact users of emergency departments

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ARC West email newsletter – December 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: New videos inspired by public contributors’ ideas; Training pages revamp; Tips for assessing risk of bias in RCTs; How an RCT rolled out interventions rapidly during the pandemic

Read ARC West email newsletter – December 2023

ARC West email newsletter – November 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: Working with public contributors event round up; Telling everyday stories of physical activity; Inflammatory marker testing research saves NHS resources

Read ARC West email newsletter – November 2023

ARC West email newsletter – September 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: Working effectively with public contributors webinar; Helping people who inject drugs care for their veins and avoid infection; Blood pressure risk of taking multiple antipsychotics

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ARC West email newsletter – July 2023

Newsletter

In this edition:  Co-production with people who’ve experienced trauma; Health Research Ambassador award win; New guide to working effectively with public contributors; Plus much more

Read ARC West email newsletter – July 2023

ARC West email newsletter – June 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: Unequal exposure to unhealthy product advertising; BMI hip replacement policies inappropriate; New evidence synthesis group awarded £2.5m; The importance of everyday life while dying; Plus much more

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ARC West email newsletter – May 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: Improving management of high impact users in ED; Understanding mechanisms to manage air quality; Mike Bell’s retirement blog; Black Maternity Matters pilot evaluation; Plus much more

Read ARC West email newsletter – May 2023

ARC West email newsletter – March 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: John Macleod gets cosmic in his latest blog; New publication shows how ARCs rose to the challenge of COVID; New impact and implementation training; New PPI impact log; Plus much more

Read ARC West email newsletter – March 2023

ARC West email newsletter – February 2023

Newsletter

In this edition: Evaluating PReCePT to prevent cerebral palsy; Rapid STI testing evaluation; Testing rates for routine blood tests; Workshop explores co-production in implementation; Plus much more

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ARC West email newsletter – December 2022

Newsletter

In this edition: Unintended consequences of patient online access to health records; ReSPECT care plan empowers care home residents; New PTSD resources for young people; Plus much more

Read ARC West email newsletter – December 2022