Eating takeaways regularly may increase the risk of obesity and heart disease in children, according to new research supported by the NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) South London.
Patient research is vital to reap the rewards of emerging technology in the area of cardiovascular disease, according to a new report produced by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) in collaboration with the Hamlyn Centre, Imperial College London.
A Doncaster woman who volunteers at Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust (RDaSH) is representing patients across Yorkshire and the Humber region on the national Patient Research Ambassador Advisory Group.
An NIHR-funded study has found that people who continue to get problems from their asthma, despite receiving standard treatment, experience an improved quality of life when they are taught breathing exercises.
Shelley Mieres is the Modern Matron for Paediatric Research at the Evelina, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust, and joined the team in September 2016 after holding a number of key strategic, operational and governance roles within the NHS and private sector.