Teenagers in Plymouth are to be the first - and only - in the South West to join the fight against meningitis, by taking part in a major national study.Read " Plymouth teenagers taking part in major …"
ACEmobile, a dementia screening app developed by two Plymouth psychologists, has made the final in two categories of the world’s largest healthcare awards programme, the HSJ Awards.Read " Dementia screening app shortlisted for t…"
An epilepsy monitoring app, co-developed by a Plymouth psychologist, is one of six technology projects featured by the NHS to celebrate digital innovation within healthcare.Read " Epilepsy monitoring app featured in cele…"
“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 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…"
Healthcare professionals and academic researchers will have the opportunity to listen to talks from various research teams at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust and its research partners next week.Read " Conference to showcase world-class healt…"
Each year on 20 May, International Clinical Trials Day is held to commemorate James Lind, a Scottish physician in the 18th century, having begun his trials into the causes of scurvy. As this day approaches, Professor Syed Hussain reflects back on his first year working with University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, discussing his current research into bladder cancer treatments, and why clinical trials so are important to the people of Plymouth.Read " “Clinical trials mean that we have speci…"
Her Royal Highness, Princess Anne, officially opened the University of Plymouth’s multimillion pound Derriford Research Facility yesterday, at an event attended by a number of research clinicians from University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust.Read " Trust celebrates launch of Derriford Res…"
The Research and Development team at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust successfully recruited over 4,000 patients to National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) studies, between April 2017 and March 2018.Read " Research team recruits over 4,000 patien…"