This section will outline starting and managing a clinical research trial.
- Managing a Reseach Project
- Research Ethics Committee (REC) Application
- Enhancing the Quality and Transparency of Health Research
Facilities: Our research facilities consist of The Lind Research Centre, offering dedicated research clinics staffed by specialist research nurses and lead consultants in their respective fields. Other research facilities include: Pathology Services consisting of Derriford Combined Laboratories (DCL), imaging including MRI, CT, X-Ray, Ultrasound and Medical Photography and a Pharmacy to ensure accountability, safe storage and correct dispensing of all study medication.
Services: Another source of support for research is provided by the Research Design Service which is part of the infrastructure of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The Trust has an arrangement with the Biostatistics group, University of Plymouth, whereby advice can be accessed free of charge to the researcher