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Managing Faecal Incontinence in people with advanced dementia resident in Care Homes (FINCH study)

Project title: Managing Faecal Incontinence in people with advanced dementia resident in Care Homes (FINCH study)

Call to action: 13/75 13/75 Managing faecal incontinence in people with advanced dementia

Research type: Evidence Synthesis

Chief investigator: Professor Claire GoodmanORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Claire GoodmanORCID logo

Contractor: University of Hertfordshire

Cost: £193,298.00

Co-investigators: Dr Danielle HarariORCID logo, Professor Brenda RoeORCID logo, Professor Christine NortonORCID logo, Professor Frances BunnORCID logo, Professor Jo Rycroft-MaloneORCID logo, Professor Mandy FaderORCID logo, Professor Rowan HarwoodORCID logo, Professor Vari DrennanORCID logo.

Started: September 2014 | Status: Published August 2017

PROSPERO registration: CRD42014009902

This realist synthesis provides a theory driven understanding of the conditions influencing how care home staff understand continence care and the conditions under which improvement is likely to be successful.

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