NIHR Balance of Care
Challis, D., Tucker, S., Wilberforce, M., Brand, C., Abendstern, M., Stewart, K., Jasper, R., Harrington, V., Verbeek, H., Jolley, D., Fernandez, J-L, Dunn, G, Knapp, M. and Bowns, I. National trends and local delivery in old age mental health services: Towards an evidence base. A mixed-methodology study of the balance of care approach, community mental health teams and specialist mental health outreach to care homes. Programme Grant for Applied Research, 2(4).
Tucker, S., Brand, C., Wilberforce, M. and Challis, D. (2013). The balance of care approach to health and social care planning: Lessons from a systematic literature review. Health Services Management Research, 26(1), 18-28.
Tucker, S., Brand, C., Wilberforce, M., & Challis, D. (2014). Optimising Health and Social Services for Older People. The Balance of Care Approach to Strategic Planning: A Handbook for Service Planners, Providers and Commissioners. Manchester: PSSRU.
Tucker, S., Brand, C., Wilberforce, M., Abendstern, M. and Challis, D. (2015) Identifying alternatives to old age psychiatry inpatient admission: an application of the balance of care approach to health and social care planning. BMC Health Services Research, 15(1), 1.
PSSRU Project Team
David Challis, Professor of Community Care Research; Mark Wilberforce, Research Fellow; Sue Tucker, Research Fellow; Karen Stewart, Research Fellow; Dr Dave Jolley, Honorary Reader; Dr Michele Abendstern, Research Associate; Dr Christian Brand, Research Associate; Rowan Jasper, Research Assistant and Dr Ian Bowns, Honorary Research Fellow.