A nurse at University Hospitals Plymouth has encouraged the creation of a new awards category in the upcoming Student Nursing Times Awards, to include clinical research.Read " UHP nurse inspires new Student Nursing T…"
One of the world’s first Omicron-specific variant vaccines is to be trialled in Devon and Cornwall, as the biotechnology company Moderna, Inc works with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).Read " South West volunteers to receive Moderna…"
A new state-of-the-art facility to advance brain research in the South West and beyond has opened at Plymouth Science Park.
The Brain Research & Imaging Centre (BRIC) is home to seven cutting-edge human neuroimaging research laboratories to help better understand brain activity and human behaviour.Read " New facility opens to transform brain re…"
The University of Plymouth has launched a free online learning resource to enhance the knowledge and skills of practitioners providing appointments for people with physical impairments by video conference or phone.Read " ‘First of its kind’ resource guides heal…"
An Honorary Consultant Neurologist at University Hospitals Plymouth has been honoured with a national award recognising her research.Read " Parkinson's expert honoured with nationa…"
Pregnant women and people receiving their maternity care from University Hospitals Plymouth will become the first in the UK to be routinely offered a test for group B Streptococcus (GBS), as part of an important new research study.Read " Pregnant women in Plymouth will be first…"
Researchers in Plymouth are looking for 60 women from the local area who have been suffering with pelvic girdle pain for three months or more since childbirth to take part in a new study testing customised pelvic support shorts as an innovative alternative treatment.Read " Plymouth women suffering from pelvic gir…"
A south west hospital trust is running a study looking for answers on how to help patients with currently untreatable alcoholic hepatitis.Read " Strong Study Recruitment Boosts Treatmen…"
The Home Based Parkinson’s Care team, led by Dr Camille Carroll, has been shortlisted for the Digital Innovation Category of the BMJ Awards – the UK’s leading medical awards.Read " Parkinson’s Care Team Shortlisted For Na…"
A gastroenterologist and team of dieticians at Derriford Hospital are seeking to find out whether a patient’s appetite can be increased through the presentation of their food, in order to improve inpatient nutrition.Read " Derriford team seeks to improve patient …"