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Staff Profile

Prof Rod Sheaff

Professor in Health Services Research

Kath Maguire

For PenCLAHRC I have contributed to the VTE ,COCOA and PFMT projects. I also research health-care commissioning; primary care integration; the organisation of professional partnerships and co-operatives; the conduct and governance of NHS boards; preventing recurrent hospital admissions for older people; healthcare networks, having researched in Germany, Italy, Russia, Portugal and the USA and elsewhere.

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Contact by phone
01752 586652

Employed by
Plymouth University

Areas of expertise
Health Policy, Implementation, Organisational Theory, International Health Systems

Projects

The Patient Safety Collaborative Evaluation Study (PiSCES)

VTE

Pelvic Floor Muscle Training

From programme theory to logic models for Multispecialty Community Providers: A realist evidence synthesis

Person-Centred Coordinated Care (P3C)

Publications

Implementation of evidence-based national guidance on venous thromboembolism prophylaxis for hospital in-patients in England

Has incentive payment improved venous thrombo-embolism risk assessment and treatment of hospital in-patients?

Understanding professional partnerships and non-hierarchical organisations (OP112 report)

The implementation of NICE guidance on venous thromboembolism risk assessment and prophylaxis: A before- after observational study to assess the impact on patient safety across four hospitals in England

Integration and continuity of primary care: polyclinics and alternatives - a patient-centred analysis of how organisation constrains care co-ordination

Bridging the discursive gap between lay and medical discourse in care coordination

Evaluating a Dementia Learning Community: exploratory study and research implications

(COCOA) Care for Offenders Continuity of Access

Risks, dangers and competing clinical decisions on venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in hospital care

General practitioner contributions to achieving sustained healthcare for offenders: a quantitative study

How can frontline expertise and new models of care best contribute to safely reducing avoidable acute admissions? A mixed-methods study of four acute hospitals.

Upcoming Events

Jun
28

Search Advice Clinic for Systematic...

Room 2.35, South Cloisters, St Lukes Campus, University of Exeter

These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team to manage and respond...
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Jul
03

PPI Advice Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters

Patient and Public Involvement Clinic What? These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC PPI Team manage and respond...
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News

New research will evaluate ways to improve continence for disabled children

21 June 2018

Learning to manage going to the toilet independently is an important milestone in child development....
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Hypnosis may help reduce distress of cancer treatment in children

19 June 2018

Hypnosis could help to reduce the fear of medical procedures in children and young people...
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Job Opportunity – PenCLAHRC Research Fellow (Information Specialist)

15 June 2018

The University of Plymouth are looking to recruit a Research Fellow (Information Specialist) within PenCLAHRC. The key purpose of...
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News

Research Projects

UNTEST

Theme: Diagnostics & Stratified Medicine

How can we help GPs make better use of thyroid function tests?
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Sharing Evidence Routine for a Patient Centred Plan of Action (SHERPA)

Theme: Person-Centred Care

This project aims to offer a structured approach for GP trainees to manage consultations with...
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Research Projects