With just 2 days to go until the start of the British Transplant Games 2018 in Birmingham, athletes from across the UK are getting ready to compete.Read " Seven Plymouth transplant recipients to …"
Latest News — articles for July 2018
The Trauma, Orthopaedic and Rheumatology departments at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust would like to say a big thank you to the League of Friends for their kind donation of a CoaguChek machine. The machine will ultimately assist in quicker treatment and patients being able to go home sooner.Read " League of Friends donation will aid swif…"
“For busy people to take the time, like this, to get together and share ideas, and to collaborate on research … that’s the absolute gold standard,” said Roy Lilley, speaking at last month’s Research, Development and Innovation conference.Read " “Collaborative research, like this, is t…"
An innovative study, led by researchers at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust and the University of Plymouth, is seeking to improve survival rates for patients following major surgery.Read " A world-first study aims to improve surv…"
A new support group for cancer patients is holding a launch party on Wednesday 25 July and would like to encourage patients and their friends and family to attend.Read " Diary Date: Launch of new Chronic Lympho…"
A Consultant Neurologist at Derriford Hospital is part of a research team that have published results from a feasibility study, which could help in the identification of dementia.Read " New research into dementia identificatio…"
A new, state-of-the-art Changing Places facility has been fitted at Derriford Hospital, which will greatly improve the experience of disabled patients and their families, carers and support workers.Read " New Changing Places facility will improv…"
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust regularly engages with local user groups and self-advocates from local partnerships in order to ensure that the needs of patients with learning disabilities are being met.Read " Increasing awareness of learning disabil…"
Yesterday marked the 70th birthday of the NHS. The milestone has been very prominent in national media, with a wide range of events running across the country to mark the special occasion.Read " How we marked NHS70…"
Congratulations to Specialist Learning Disability Liaison Acute Health Care Assistant (HCA) Fiona Dilorenzo, who was announced the winner in the HCA of the Year category at the Royal College of Nursing institute (RCNi) awards earlier this week.Read " Health Care Assistant Fiona Dilorenzo wi…"