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CPAP and oxygen have similar impact on mortality of COVID-19 patients that wouldn’t benefit from intensive care
Unwell COVID-19 patients may be treated just as effectively with oxygen through a mask rather than Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), according to a new study.
Woman who has lived with cough for 30 years receives world-first dose of potential new cough treatment at Wythenshawe Hospital
A 70-year-old woman, forced to live with cough since her 40s, is ‘excited’ to be the first person in the world to receive a potential new cough treatment.
MFT one of 13 national organisations recruited to promote race equality in health research
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust is opening themselves up to a three-month reflective assessment of their delivery of race equality in health research.
Wythenshawe Hospital Speech and Language Therapist named in the Queen’s birthday honours list
Jemma Haines, Consultant Speech and Language Therapist at Wythenshawe Hospital has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
Manchester researchers join new oncology collaboration to drive forward translational cancer research
Oncology research experts from across England have come together to establish a new collaboration to accelerate cancer research.
Shift workers at increased risk of asthma, research shows
An international team of researchers, including Dr Hannah Durrington, Honorary Consultant at Wythenshawe Hospital, has found that shift workers showed increased risks of asthma.
Manchester research leads to NICE recommendation for Lynch syndrome screening for womb cancer patients
Women diagnosed with womb cancer should now be routinely screened for the genetic condition Lynch syndrome (LS), following a new guideline issued by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellen
MFT cancer professor receives honour from Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists