A new study has shown that people in the advanced stage of multiple sclerosis (MS) experience significant improvements in movement and balance thanks to a specialised standing frame.Read " Standing frame intervention helps MS pat…"
"When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen." Ernest Hemingway famously said. Well, we’ve certainly been trying this year.Read " Come to our AGM and hear how we are List…"
A partnership that carries out health research in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset, with direct benefits to patients’ health and NHS care delivery, has secured a further £9m in funding for the next five years.Read " £9 million boost to South West health re…"
Congratulations to Kate Tantam and the Intensive Care Rehabilitation Team who have been named the national winners in the ‘Care and Compassion’ category at the NHS Parliamentary Awards today.
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There has been a welcome injection of colour at Derriford Hospital - thanks to a new project from artistic collective Drawn to the Valley.Read " Drawn to Derriford: Devon art collective…"
A grandad of ten from West Devon has said that being invited to take part in a clinical trial was the “luckiest day of his life” following an unexpected cancer diagnosis.Read " Taking part in a clinical trial was the …"
Our third cath lab is now open and the first patient at the Peninsula Heart Clinic, Pamela Robertson, was absolutely delighted with her treatment.Read " First patient delighted with treatment …"
Survival rates for patients being treated for a rare type of cancer at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust are greater than anywhere else in the country, thanks to a specialist team providing early access to drugs and emerging treatments through clinical trials.Read " Mantle cell lymphoma patients living lon…"
We are delighted to announce that Kate Tantam and the Intensive Care Rehabilitation Team have been announced as the regional champions of the NHS Parliamentary Care and Compassion Award.
The Parliamentary Awards recognise the massive contribution made by the individuals who work in and alongside the NHS.Read " Intensive Care Rehabilitation Team named…"
Nine interns from the supported internship programme, Project SEARCH, became proud graduates yesterday after receiving their diplomas at a ceremony in front of parents, relatives, colleagues and friends.Read " Project SEARCH interns graduate …"