The maternity care at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust continues to be highly rated by mothers, according to a national survey published today. In some areas, our Trust has been rated as one of the top performing nationally.Read " Maternity care continues to be highly ra…"
Beacon Medical Group is to become the first place in the South West to offer its patients the chance to take part in an innovative clinical trial investigating whether swallowing a special sponge can detect Barrett’s Oesophagus - a condition that can increase a person’s risk of developing oesophageal (food pipe) cancer.Read " Plymouth patients to be offered ‘sponge …"
A dementia screening app developed by two Plymouth psychologists has been named a winner at the world's largest healthcare awards programme, the HSJ Awards.Read " Dementia screening app wins national awa…"
Last month, colleagues past and present gathered together at an event to mark the official retirement of Rob Sneyd, Professor of Anaesthesia and Dean of the University of Plymouth Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry since 1998.Read " Valedictory symposium held to celebrate …"
Researchers from Plymouth are leading a major national study to help smokers to cut down, even if they don’t want to kick the habit entirely.Read " Plymouth research study is helping smoke…"
The Research, Development and Innovation team are looking to involve the people of Plymouth and the local community in designing the new research strategy for University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust.Read " Would you like to be involved in health …"
This month features an update on the post-surgery quality of life improvement programme, as well as a celebration of Research, Development and Innovation's latest achievements.Read " News from Research, Development and Inno…"
Last year, anaesthetists at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust actively participated in a UK-wide research project, which plans to address the relationship between low blood pressure and patient recovery, and could ultimately lead to the reduction in post-surgery complications.Read " Derriford anaesthetists at forefront of …"
Are you aged 18-65? Healthy? Enthusiastic to contribute on how different environments affect C. Diff to further help patients?Read " Research Volunteers Wanted!…"