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OPtimising Treatment for MIld Systolic hypertension in the Elderly (OPTiMISE): A protocol for a randomised controlled trial (Wiley-Blackwell, 2017-05)Hypertension is the number one co-morbid condition in older people with multiple chronic conditions, and over half of those aged >80 years are prescribed two or more antihypertensive medications (equivalent to approximately ...
Understanding end-of-life admissions: an interview study of patients admitted to a large English hospital shortly before death (2017-10-21)Hospital admissions for patients close to the end of life are considered ‘inappropriate’ in contemporary English health policy. Hospitals are supposedly unable to offer a ‘good’ death for patients, and dying there is thought ...
The challenges of interventions to promote healthier food in independent takeaways in England: qualitative study of intervention deliverers' views. (BioMed Central, 2018-01-27)CEDAR (COAF), but paid for by Newcastle University