Electronic health apps: exploring the evidence

Spectrum’s Transform Research Alliance publishes Rapid Reviews on diverse topics. This month, we’re taking a look at the evidence analysing e-Health interventions for Physical Health. October’s Rapid Review outlines a variety of different e-health interventions for physical health indicators (obesity, diet and smoking status) and analyses their effectiveness. Using data collected from 70 articles across […]

Transform Research Alliance: ‘Rapid Review’ explores E-health Interventions

Spectrum is a key member of Transform Research Alliance, a charitable organisation which conducts evidence-based research. Recently, they conducted a Rapid Review on E-Health interventions for Mental Health. Examining the evidence “E-Health” interventions use digital tools and technologies to provide mental health support for patients, alongside or in place of other mental health programmes. Using […]

Supporting Research Readiness in Social Enterprise Health Services

This paper, authored by 6 members of the Transform Research Alliance ; Nat Wright (Clinical Research Director), Linda Harris (TRA Chair), Andrew Burnell (Trustee from City Health Care Partnership), Sue Pender (City Health Care Partnership), Pip Hearty (Spectrum CIC) and George Charlesworth (TRA Co-ordinator), was published in BMC Health Services Research in 2017. This research […]

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