There are currently 8 names in this directory beginning with the letter I.
A marked effect or influence.' Projects in the Impact Accelerator Unit have impact on real world healthcare practice. Universities measure the impact that their research has had in practice.
Impact Accelerator Unit
The Keele Impact Accelerator Unit moves evidence based practice into real world healthcare
The study of how we establish proven, effective interventions (treatments) in everyday healthcare practice and how we enable people and organisations to change. Concentrates on the solutions for people
Actually changing and improving healthcare using evidence based interventions, achieving widespread use of 'new, better ways' more quickly. Uses a specific Quality Improvement method to make something better than before.
In medicine, an intervention is a treatment which is usually undertaken to help treat or cure a condition. Research produces interventions which are based on evidence
A UK-based organisation which supports public involvement in the NHS, public health and social care research. For more information www.invo.org.uk