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 …"
Research News — articles for 2018
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…"