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PHR - 09/3006/02

Health impact, and economic value, of meeting housing quality standards

Project title: Health impact, and economic value, of meeting housing quality standards

Call to action: 09/3006 09/3006 Regeneration programmes

Research type: Evidence Synthesis

Chief investigator: Professor Ronan LyonsORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Sarah RodgersORCID logo

Contractor: Swansea University

Cost: £517,928.43

Co-investigators: Associate Professor Philippa (Pippa) AndersonORCID logo, Dr Kerina Jones, Dr Robert SmithORCID logo, Mr Simon LannonORCID logo, Mrs Geri Arthur, Professor Ceri PhillipsORCID logo, Professor Frank DunstanORCID logo, Professor Sarah RodgersORCID logo, Professor Stephen Palmer, Professor Wouter PoortingaORCID logo.

Started: April 2011 | Status: Published July 2018

This study found that meeting national housing quality standards through multiple home improvements was associated with reduced emergency hospital admissions.

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