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Professor Peter Griffiths research shows single hospital rooms may not offer all we want

6 March 2015

Professor Peter Griffiths from NIHR CLAHRC Wessex finds surprising conclusions about single rooms in hospitals.

"Staff preference remained for a mix of single rooms and bays. Patients preferred single rooms. There was no strong evidence that single rooms had any impact on patient safety but housekeeping and cleaning costs are higher."

Read more at NIHR Journals

Building capacity for academic writing.. by Professor Anne Rogers

‘publication tsunami that is now an exponential wave’. The effects of this tsunami are well rehearsed: the enormous pressure on peer review processes; reduction in the time researchers have to read individual outputs; and, perhaps most commented on, the growth of a commercial market of fee-for-publication-based journals which lack the usual bulwarks of scientific credibility read blog >

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