Our impact

Nursing and midwifery

Informing national policy and practice in infection prevention and control to save lives

The generation, synthesis and translation of evidence into practice has informed and influenced national and international strategies to reduce the threat of healthcare infection and associated disability to patients and healthcare staff, making care safer for people when they are vulnerable, and to save lives.

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Evaluating one-to-one care in midwifery: a foundation for standards and evidence based policy

The research undertaken contributes significantly to the delivery of maternity services across the NHS to ensure that women experience continuity of care throughout their pregnancy from a midwife, and particularly during labour.

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