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There are excellent resources available locally, nationally and internationally that can help you with your evaluation needs.

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NIHR Applied Research Collaboration West (ARC West)

NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West conducts applied health research with our partners and others in the health and care sector, alongside patients and members of the public.

Referral management strategies

This case study follows the 5 step process for accessing and using evidence to identify strategies for referral management to reduce unnecessary referrals.

Treatment for meniscal tears

This case study assesses evidence for the effectiveness of treating meniscal tears with physiotherapy and/or knee arthroscopy.

“Hospital at home” after hip or knee arthroplasty

This case study appraises evidence for the effectiveness of Hospital at Home (HaH) interventions.

What is health evidence?

This 3½-minute video highlights the impact of finding and using evidence. It covers where to look for evidence and top tips from commissioners and GP Clinical Evidence Fellows.

Cochrane training: accessible introduction to health evidence

A free online resource introducing health evidence and how to use it to make informed health choices.

Guide from the Alliance for Useful Evidence

A guide to collecting, working with and presenting a strong evidence base using existing research. Produced by Nesta’s Innovation Skills team.

How do I get started with searching for evidence?

A 10-minute video presenting the essential techniques for evidence searches.

How can I find grey literature?

A 6-minute podcast introducing what grey literature is and how to find it.

Health Innovation West of England

Health Innovation West of England is a network encouraging and promoting innovation in healthcare.

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