Multiphase optimization strategy (MOST) – GOV.UK

This guidance is part of a guide to evaluating digital health products. Digital health products and services are usually made up of various features (multicomponent interventions). However, they are often assessed as a package and we are unable to tell which components of the interventions are effective and which are non-essential. Multiphase optimization strategy (MOST) involves first evaluating various different components to optimise the intervention. The components with the most promising results are then included in the intervention package while others are discarded. What to use it for Use the MOST approach to assess different elements of your digital product or service. This method is particularly useful when…

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Interrupted time series study – GOV.UK

An interrupted time series (ITS) design involves collecting data consistently before and after an interruption. This means introducing and withdrawing your digital product or service, or some part of it. It is a useful design to demonstrate cause and effect of your digital product without randomising to different conditions – for example, as you would do in a randomised controlled trial. What to use it for Using ITS can help you to find out whether your digital product or service achieves its aims, so it can be useful when you have developed your product (summative evaluation). To use an ITS design, you need 2 things: an intervention that…

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Vaccination in pregnancy (VIP) – GOV.UK

The Immunisation department at Public Health England (PHE) follows up women who have been given certain vaccines in pregnancy (VIP). It analyses the details submitted by GPs and surgeries to better inform: pregnant women who are inadvertently immunised their families health professionals who are responsible for their care Notify PHE If you have patients who have had COVID-19, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), chicken pox or shingles vaccine administered during their pregnancy or shortly before conception, notify PHE, which runs UK-wide surveillance on the safety of vaccines given in pregnancy. PHE tracks women who are immunised whilst pregnant or shortly before pregnancy, with the following vaccines: COVID-19 vaccine…

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Breast screening programme: standards – GOV.UK

Published 10 April 2017 Last updated 16 December 2020 + show all updates 16 December 2020 Added the 'from 1 April 2021 onwards' standards and updated the supporting information to link to these standards. 26 July 2019 Breast screening standards updated and reformatted. 15 August 2017 Added text to clarify which standards should be used for historical performance. 10 April 2017 First published. Source link

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PHE privacy information – GOV.UK

Published 20 July 2020 Last updated 15 December 2020 + show all updates 15 December 2020 Added information under 'How we use your information', 'Who we share your information with' and 'Our legal basis to use your information'. 20 July 2020 First published. Source link

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Prescribed medicines review: report – GOV.UK

Published 10 September 2019 Last updated 3 December 2020 + show all updates 3 December 2020Clarified that placebo-controlled trials looked at possible withdrawal symptoms in summary and report. Other minor amendments to report, including Appendix A. 10 September 2019Added link to infographics slide pack. 10 September 2019First published. Source link

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MRSA bacteraemia: annual data – GOV.UK

Published 10 July 2014 Last updated 3 December 2020 + show all updates 3 December 2020Added annual data for the financial year April 2019 to March 2020. 11 July 2019Added annual data for the financial year April 2018 to March 2019. 12 July 2018Added annual data for the financial year April 2017 to March 2018. 6 July 2017Added annual data for the financial year April 2016 to March 2017. 7 July 2016Added annual data for the financial year April 2015 to March 2016. 9 July 2015Annual data for the financial year April 2014 to March 2015 added. 10 July 2014First published. Source link

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MSSA bacteraemia: annual data – GOV.UK

Published 10 July 2014 Last updated 3 December 2020 + show all updates 3 December 2020Added annual data for the financial year April 2019 to March 2020. 11 July 2019Added annual data for the financial year April 2018 to March 2019. 12 July 2018Added annual data for the financial year April 2017 to March 2018. 6 July 2017Added annual data for the financial year April 2016 to March 2017. 7 July 2016Added annual data for the financial year April 2015 to March 2016. 9 July 2015Annual data for the financial year April 2014 to March 2015 added. 10 July 2014First published. Source link

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PHE data release register – GOV.UK

Published 27 February 2019 Last updated 1 December 2020 + show all updates 1 December 2020Added update: April 2017 to September 2020. 13 March 2020Added April 2017 to January 2020 data update. 23 October 2019Updated the PHE data release register. 22 May 2019Updated the PHE data release register. 27 February 2019First published. Source link

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Influenza vaccine: ovalbumin content – GOV.UK

Published 29 July 2016 Last updated 1 December 2020 + show all updates 1 December 2020Ovalbumin content list updated. 10 June 2020Added table for the 2020 to 2021 flu season. 4 July 2019Updated title of document to 'Influenza vaccines: 2019 to 2020 flu season.' 3 July 2019Updated with the vaccines for the 2018 to 2019 flu season. 11 January 2019Added a note to the table about an approved batch of Vaxigrip Tetra and updated the age indication for Mylan’s quadrivalent influenza vaccine products to 3 years and over, instead of from 18. 9 August 2018Added this season's Ovalbumin influenza vaccine table. 2 August 2017Added Ovalbumin content of the influenza…

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