Research projects

Project title
A cluster randomised controlled trial of a structured training programme for caregivers of in-patients after stroke (TRACS)
Acute effect of minerals and botanicals (confidential) in combination or isolation on cognitive performance, neural activity, and response to stress
AKI Diagnostics - The future for diagnostic tests of acute kidney injury in critical care: evidence synthesis, care pathway analysis and research prioritisation
Alternative tumour necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi) or abatacept or rituximab following failure of initial TNFi in rheumatoid arthritis: the SWITCH RCT
A randomised, phase IIB trial in previously untreated patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL) to compare fludarabine, cyclophosphamide and rituximab (FCR) with FC, mitoxantrone and low dose rituximab (FCM-miniR
A study to understand and optimise community hospital care in the NHS (MoCHA)
Delirium cancer guidelines
Developing a novel system of care targeting risk factors for five manifestations of frailty to maintain the independence of older people in hospital and post-discharge (OPTIMISE)
Development and evaluation of strategies to provide longer-term health and social care for stroke survivors and their carers (LoTS-2-Care)
Development and evaluation of strategies to reduce sedentary behaviour in patients after stroke and improve outcomes (RECREATE)
Enhanced in-vivo screening and molecular analysis for colorectal cancer
Feasibility study of a supported self-management intervention for stroke survivors with aphasia (StarStep study)
FReSHSTART: Function Replacement in repeated Self-Harm: Standardising Therapeutic Assessment and the Related Therapy
Home-based Extended Rehabilitation for Older People (HERO)
Improving patient and carer centred outcomes in longer-term stroke care (LoTS Care)
NoHoW
Oncoscan as a prognostic device to identify high risk of progression to Muscle invasive disease amongst G3T1 Bladder Cancer Patients
Optimising blood pressure management for older people with frailty
PARAMEDIC - PreHospital Randomised Assessment of a Mechanical Compression Device in Cardiac Arrest
Personalised care planning to improve quality of life for older people with frailty (PROSPER)
Process evaluation embedded within a randomised trial of caregiver training after stroke
SINC-Urban
Social networks and infant mortality
Talking about recovery after stroke: How do we do it, and how can we do better?
The Clinical Information and Management System for Stroke (CIMSS)
The Home-based Older People's Excercise Programme (HOPE)
The INCENTIVE Study: a mixed methods evaluation of an innovation in commissioning and delivery of primary dental care compared to traditional dental contracting.
Understanding and improving the quality of primary care for prisoners: a mixed methods study (Qual-P)
Understanding the Impacts of Care Farms on the Health and Well-being of Probation Service-users: A Pilot study
Using co-production to improve patient carer and staff experiences in health care organizations: a multi-centre, mixed methods evaluation in inpatient stroke units (CREATE)
What is the cost-effectiveness of home adaptations for older people?
Why do stroke patients not receive the recommended amount of therapy? (ReAcT)