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.
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.
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.
Dr Jonathan Sheffield OBE, Chief Executive Officer for the NIHR’s Clinical Research Network was recently welcomed by Eastern teams for a tour of the innovative new Gastro research facilities at the Quadram Institute in Norwich.
A new global hub for academics, global institutions and clinical burns services has been launched at Swansea University which is set to tackle the forgotten global health crisis of burns by reducing the number and impact of burn injuries around the world.