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New Publications in BMJ Open, PLOS ONE and Health & Social Care in the Community

Catch member, Dr Steven Ariss, has successfully collaborated with colleagues from the health sector and recently had three papers published in BMJ Open, PLOS ONE and Health & Social Care in the Community.

2 December 2020

Published paper in BMJ Open: Challenges, experience and coping of health professionals in delivering healthcare in an urban slum in India during the first 40 days of COVID-19 crisis; a mixed method study

Catch Professor, Luc de Witte, has collaborated with colleagues from Bangalore Baptist Hospital on a study which has been published by the open access journal BMJ Open, dedicated exclusively to publishing medical research.

1 December 2020

Top article in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy

Catch colleagues receive over 5,000 views and downloads in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy for their article 'Remote Home Visit: Exploring the feasibility, acceptability and potential benefits of using digital technology to undertake occupational therapy home assessments'.

25 November 2020

Re-publication with J&R Press: Consent Support Tool

CATCH colleagues, Rebecca Palmer and Mark Jayes, developed and evaluated a tool to support professionals to engage people with communication difficulties in health research studies.

12 November 2020

New Publication in JMIR ‘Acceptability and Effectiveness of NHS-Recommended e-Therapies for Depression, Anxiety, and Stress: Meta-Analysis’

This study, co-written by The University of Sheffield colleagues and, published by the Journal of Medical Internet Research aims to conduct a meta-analytic review of the gold standard evidence of the acceptability and clinical effectiveness of e-therapies recommended for use in the National Health Service (NHS) in the United Kingdom.

4 November 2020

The British Geriatric Society 2020

Catch PhD Researcher is Highly Commended for their entry in the 2020 British Society of Gerontology Stirling Prize competition.

24 September 2020

New Publication in JMIR ‘Emerging Technologies With Potential Care and Support Applications for Older People: Review of Gray Literature’

This review co-written by CATCH members and published by the Journal of Medical Internet Research Aging aimed to gain an overview of emerging technologies with potential care and support applications for older people, particularly for those living at home.

25 August 2020

The Global Alliance of Assistive Technology Organizations

CATCH Professor Luc de Witte appointed as President of GAATO: The Global Alliance of Assistive Technology Organizations.

19 August 2020