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More patients accessing new treatments in Greater Manchester
More than 40,700 participants were given access to new and better treatments through participation in clinical research in Greater Manchester in the past year, according to figures published today.
Renal research team recruit first UK patient to a study on cardiovascular calcification in haemodialysis patients
The renal research team at Manchester Royal Infirmary have successfully enrolled the first UK patient on to study investigating cardiovascular calcification in haemodialysis patients.
Clinical Trial training for Investigators
Aimed at health and research professionals, particularly those aiming to become Chief Investigators
CMFT chosen as Pharma Times’ Clinical Research Site of the Year 2017
Congratulations to Sasi Neelamekam and Anam Asif, Senior Trial Coordinators from CMFT who were successful at the 2017 Pharma Times Awards, bringing home the coveted Clinical Research Site of the Year
Research shows effective communication from doctors could reduce anxiety for wet age-related macular degeneration patients
The study, authored by Dr Tariq Aslam, demonstrates the value of interaction between clinician and patient in offering reassurance around the efficacy and safety associated with anti-VEGF injections.
CMFT joins new national IMPACT network to deliver early stem cell transplantation trials
Congratulations to the haematology research team, headed by Dr Eleni Tholouli, who will receive funding to recruit a new Band 6 Research Nurse for the four-year project.
Renal research team recruit first UK patient for study investigating drug to reduce cardiac risk
Congratulations to the renal research team who have recruited the first patient in the UK for the CaLIPSO study into helping treat patients with chronic kidney disease.
MAHSC Internal Peer Review – NIHR Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) Applications
NIHR have recently announced the next call for RfPB applications. MAHSC will be reviewing applications for the Wednesday 19th July 2017 deadline.