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Data analysis

One year on: Three myths about COVID-19 that the data proved wrong

Data analysis

Three charts measuring 'years of life lost' that disprove three ‘myths’ that were prevalent at the...

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What next for the UK’s COVID-19 vaccination programme?

Chart

The UK’s COVID-19 vaccination programme has made an impressive start, with around 30% of the...

Data analysis

The COVID-19 vaccine: who gets it first?

Data analysis

The COVID-19 vaccination campaign hopefully marks the beginning of the end of the pandemic. But...

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Did hospital capacity affect mortality during the pandemic’s first wave?

Chart

Coming into the COVID-19 pandemic, the UK had high levels of bed occupancy in hospitals and very...

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Spending Review 2020: Managing uncertainty

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Our latest REAL Centre analysis explores the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on health care...

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Use of primary care during the COVID-19 pandemic

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There have been dramatic shifts in primary care activities and outcomes in response to the COVID-19...

Publications

Report

Building the NHS nursing workforce in England

December 2020
Report

The current shortfall of nurses represents a major long-term and growing problem for the NHS. This...

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Analysis

The bigger picture

October 2020
Analysis

In the REAL Centre's first report, we look back at the care and treatment provided by the NHS in...

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Working papers

Working paper

Nurse supply model: exploring the impact of COVID-19

March 2021
Working paper

This working paper explores the potential impact of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic on the...

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Working paper

Nurse supply model: progress so far

December 2020
Working paper

The Health Foundation's REAL Centre commissioned DAS to produce a model that can be used to develop...

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