This 26 month study is being conducted by a multi-disciplinary research team based at Newcastle University and the University of East Anglia. The overall aim is to assess through a series of work packages whether it is possible to design a complex intervention to improve the outcome of fall-related injuries in people with dementia living in their own homes.
The research will:
Further details about the study, including the plain English summary and the scientific summary are available on the NIHR webiste: http://www.nets.nihr.ac.uk/projects/hta/137802
This research is funded by the National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment Programme.