Research projects

Project title
2. Don’t Smile Co-production theatre and debate – Innovation in research dissemination addressing health literacy and reach to vulnerable at risk young people
Acceptability of an online dietary recall tool in women with gestational diabetes
A cluster randomised controlled trial of a structured training programme for caregivers of in-patients after stroke (TRACS)
Acute and chronic effects of 100% Florida Orange Juice consumption on cognitive performance and gut microbiota in 7 - 9 year old UK schoolchildren
Acute effect of minerals and botanicals (confidential) in combination or isolation on cognitive performance, neural activity, and response to stress
Addressing depression in Muslim communities
Addressing what matters to frail older people and their informal carers in primary care based clinical encounters and contacts
Administration of medicines in care homes (with nursing) for older people by care assistants
Ageing and working memory:
AKI Diagnostics - The future for diagnostic tests of acute kidney injury in critical care: evidence synthesis, care pathway analysis and research prioritisation
ALOHA (Effects of almonds on human appetite)
Alternative tumour necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi) or abatacept or rituximab following failure of initial TNFi in rheumatoid arthritis: the SWITCH RCT
A multi-method approach to understanding pain sensitivity pre- and post- non-pharmacological interventions that target alpha wave brain activity
An electrophysiological investigation of interhemispheric communication in Alzheimer’s Disease.
An evaluation of the Birth Matters Clinic
An exploration of the perspectives of chronic pelvic pain amongst women from South Asian backgrounds
Apps for adolescents with chronic rheumatic disease (CRD): a qualitative study of young people’s, parents’ and professionals’ views on required components of a mobile health-app to support self-care
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 realist synthesis to explain how, for whom and in what circumstances different community mental health crisis services work. (MH-CREST)
A research study investigating the molecular mechanisms of rare genetic disorders.
A review of evidence on skin care for healthy babies at term and to inform the development of practice guidelines
Assessing functional ability in older adults
Assessing functional ability in older adults
Assessing research capacity and capability (RECAP) in HCPs: A collaborative pilot study in Leeds Children’s Hospital
A study to understand and optimise community hospital care in the NHS (MoCHA)
Barriers and facilitators to deprescribing for older people living in care homes – PhD study
Born in Bradford New Wave
Breaking the ‘itch-scratch cycle’
Cancer care co-ordinators and support workers supporting specialist cancer nursing services
Care Homes Independent Pharmacist Prescribing Study (CHIPPS)
Children and young people aged 8-15 years with severe allergic eye disease: Development and refinement of a developmentally appropriate Quality of Life measure
Children and young people with CKD: a qualitative study of their views on desirable components for a developmentally appropriate, CKD-specific information and support software application
Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a multifaceted podiatry intervention for falls prevention in older people
Clinical trial of a food for special medical purposes (FSMP, confidential) in phenylketonuria
Cognitive functions and interhemispheric transfer in Alzheimer's
Community-based complex interventions to sustain independence in older people
Community-led Responsive and Effective Urban Health Systems (CHORUS)
Community dialogues for preventing and controlling antibiotic resistance in Bangladesh
COMPARE Establishing components of programmes to reduce restrictive practices: an evidence synthesis
Constructing Facial Composites: Increasing the Forensic Relevance of Laboratory Research (ESRC)
CONTRAST Establishing components of interventions to reduce restrictive practices with children and young people: an evidence synthesis.
CROSS sectional versus invasive imaging in patients with Heart Failure (CROSS-HF)
Culturally adapted Family Intervention (CaFI) for African Caribbeans with schizophrenia and their families
Dance On/Dance Activator Programme
DAPHNE (data-as-a-service platform for healthy lifestyle and preventive medicine)
Delirium cancer guidelines
Delivering Digital Drugs
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)
Developing a service user centred co-designed patient safety intervention for acute mental health wards: A mixed methods process evaluation
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)
Development and testing of strategies to enhance physical activity in care homes (REACH)
Digital-My Arm Pain Programme (DMAPP) for improving painful distal upper limb musculoskeletal disorders
DIVERSE (Drivers of eating behaviour during chronic overconsumption)
Early facilitated discharge in acute mental health
Effects of a demand-led evidence briefing service on the uptake and use of research evidence by commissioners of health
Enabling health and maintaining independence for older people at home: the 'HomeHealth'
Engaging Partners in Childbirth for Prevention of Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV (EPOCH Study): preliminary work for a randomised controlled trial
Enhanced in-vivo screening and molecular analysis for colorectal cancer
ESRC NGO Data Fund
Ethnicity Training Network
EU FP7 Collaborative Project
Evaluating the validity, reliability and acceptability of a seated postural assessment tool for older people with restricted mobility in care homes (The HARP Study)
Evaluation of patient preferences for and cost effectiveness of community intravenous antibiotic services (CIVAS)
Feasibility study of a supported self-management intervention for stroke survivors with aphasia (StarStep study)
FIAT (Fistula-in-ano trial) comparing Surgisis® anal fistula plug versus surgeon's preference (advancement flap, fistulotomy, cutting seton) for transsphincteric fistula-in-ano
Filling without Drilling 
Fostering and sustaining UK, multidisciplinary, family-focused care across the life-course: A White Rose collaboration in long-term condition management
FReSHSTART: Function Replacement in repeated Self-Harm: Standardising Therapeutic Assessment and the Related Therapy
Full4Health (Understanding food-gut-brain mechanisms across the lifespan in the regulation of hunger and satiety for health)
FUsED Study: Frequent users of the Emergency Department: Improving and standardizing services- a mixed methods study
Healthcare workforce wellbeing, burnout and patient care delivery
Health Services Research - Development and evaluation of the electronic frailty index+ (eFI+) tool: integrated prognostic-decision modelling to target interventions for older people with moderate or severe frailty
Home-based Extended Rehabilitation for Older People (HERO)
How arthritis affects earnings over time
How low SES men negotiate and construct health practices
Identifying and managing perinatal mental health in male partners using the Born and Bred in Yorkshire (BaBY) cohort: White Rose collaboration in gender and perinatal mental health
Impact of an Intervention on Inequalities in Overprescribing - the 3i-o study
Impact of unrestricted antimicrobial usage on the gut microbiome and antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) among Bangladeshi population in LMIC context #DhakaGutAMR
Implementing the six core strategies (6CS) – UK Working in partnership to minimise harm to patients and staff.
Improving outcomes for chronic orofacial pain including temporomandibular disorders – The TMD study
Improving patient and carer centred outcomes in longer-term stroke care (LoTS Care)
Improving the safety and continuity of medicines management at care transitions (ISCOMAT) for people with heart failure
Increasing Physical Activity: Designing and Testing a Workplace Intervention
Inducing plasticity in the ageing brain
Innovation to enhance health in care homes: Rapid evidence synthesis
Intervention study of the effects of phospholipid enriched milk compared with non-enriched milk on cognitive performance and subjective state in 6 - 8 year old UK school children
Investigating the barriers and facilitators to the prescribing and use of medicines in managing neuropathic pain- PhD study
Investigation of the Delirium Observation Screening Scale (DOSS) for the routine detection of delirium in the Care Home Setting: The DOSS study
Leeds Older women Urinary Incontinence Self-Management (LOUISA)
Let’s talk about the S word: developing an interactive training resource to engage and meet the sexuality and intimacy needs of care home residents.
Liaison Psychiatry: Measurement and Evaluation of Service Types, Referral Patterns and Outcomes (LP-MAESTRO)
LOng COvid Multidisciplinary consortium: Optimising Treatments and servIces acrOss the NHS (LOCOMOTION)
Mainstreaming Global Mental Health
Marie Curie Industry Academic Partnerships and Pathways
Medication adherence Validation and feasibility testing of a novel questionnaire to identify barriers to medication adherence
Methods to estimate health-related quality of life for adults with learning disabilities
Midland and North of England Stillbirth Study
MIDSHIPS: Multicentre Intervention Designed for Self-Harm using Interpersonal Problem Solving: A feasibility study
MindMate 2U – acceptability and feasibility study of a digital resource for young people
Mole counting pilot for UK Biobank
MUK eight: A randomised phase II trial of Cyclophosphamide and Dexamethasone in combination with Ixazomib, in relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma (RRMM) patients who have relapsed after treatment with thalidomide, lenalidomide and a proteasome inhibitor.
Neural correlates of Developmental Coordination Disorder
Neurodegeneration in the brain
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
Organising general practice for care homes: A multi-method study
PARAMEDIC - PreHospital Randomised Assessment of a Mechanical Compression Device in Cardiac Arrest
Partnerships for Equity and Inclusion
Partnerships for Social Justice
Patient Safety Translational Research Centre - Safe Use of Medicines Theme
Personalised care planning to improve quality of life for older people with frailty (PROSPER)
Pharmaceutical Project
Physical rehabilitation for older people in long-term care
Prescribing and use of opioids for chronic non-malignant pain: a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies
Process evaluation embedded within a randomised trial of caregiver training after stroke
Providing a standardised approach to virtual clinical follow up of total joint replacement
Providing the foundation for effective decision support for skin problems in primary care
Raised in Yorkshire (Research Activity in Schools Evaluating Dental Health)
RCT to compare the bioavailability, acceptability and tolerability and effects on gut microbiota and cognitive function of omega-3 fatty acids in a drink with an equivalent dose of omega-3 fatty acids in capsule form
Re-imagining professionalism in mental health
Reducing adolescent smoking initiation
Relationship between care home staffing and quality of care: a mixed methods approach
RISA -IPD ReducIng Self-harm in Adolescents: Individual Patient Data meta-analysis
SATIN (SATiety INnovation)
Smile Aider (Stakeholder Meaningful Involvement Engagement Aiding Dental Research)
Socially inclusive cities
Social networks and infant mortality
Social Prescribing: A way forward in assisting self-management of osteoarthritis (OA)
SPICES: Seclusion and Psychiatric Intensive Care Evaluation Study
Study to Examine Psychological Processes in Suicidal Ideation and behaviour (STEPPS)
Supporting young mothers (aged 14-25) in the first two years of life
Surveys for Urban Equity
Talking about recovery after stroke: How do we do it, and how can we do better?
The benefits of natural dietary supplements on cognition in ageing
The Big Picture: Preventing youth substance abuse in Assam
The challenges of shared decision making and antipsychotic polypharmacy in forensic settings an interview and observational study
The Clinical Information and Management System for Stroke (CIMSS)
The Community Ageing Research Study (CARE 75+)
The detection and management of pain in patients with dementia in acute care settings: development of a decision tool
The Digital Health Hive
The Dynamic Assessment of Reading Test (DART) Project
The effect of ingesting or rinsing sucrose and sucralose solutions on self-control and cognitive performance
The feeling of what (does not) happen: A multimodal neurobehavioural account of somatosensory misperceptions
The GEM study: Games for educating midwives in Sub-Saharan Africa
The Home-based Older People's Exercise Programme (HOPE)
The Impressed Study
The INCENTIVE Study: a mixed methods evaluation of an innovation in commissioning and delivery of primary dental care compared to traditional dental contracting.
The neural integration of emotional expressions from different modalities (University of Leeds Laidlaw Scholarship, 2018)
The PATCH Study - Package for Residents in Care Homes: a Cluster Randomised Controlled Feasibility Trial
The RECO study: Realist Evaluation of service models and systems for CO- existing serious mental health and substance use conditions
The safety and quality of the management of medicines when people with dementia move between the care home and hospital setting - PhD study
Towards modelling an asthma e-health communication tool for young people: a scoping exercise of current practice
Trans-venous occlusion of incompetent pelvic veins as a treatment for chronic pelvic pain in women: a pilot randomised control trial
Translation and Application
Understanding and improving the quality of primary care for prisoners: a mixed methods study (Qual-P)
Understanding and supporting young adults through the quarter-life crisis
Understanding Japanese "Boys' Love" manga from a UK perspective
Understanding the Impacts of Care Farms on the Health and Well-being of Probation Service-users: A Pilot study
Understanding the prevalence, care and management of frailty in care home residents
Understanding Yaoi/Boys’ Love Chinese Fandom
Urban Anchal
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)
Values Based Recruitment: What works for whom, why, and in what circumstances?
Well on Wheat (WOW) Study
What does shared decision-making mean to children aged 8-12 years with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia?
What is the cost-effectiveness of home adaptations for older people?
Why do stroke patients not receive the recommended amount of therapy? (ReAcT)