National Institute for Health Research


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National Institute for Health Research

A body created by the UK Department of Health (DH) to support outstanding individuals working in world-class facilities who are conducting leading-edge research focused on the needs of patients and the public. The NIHR works with key partners involved in different elements of NHS Research to benefit patients, society, the NHS and all relevant stakeholders. An extensive and dynamic NIHR Clinical Research Network portfolio of cancer studies is maintained in liaison with the main cancer funders, the NCRI Clinical Studies Groups and other research groups and networks across the UK.
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Professor Jones, whose work is funded by the National Institute for Health Research, uses the software to manage patients as far away as San Francisco.
8m into research to tackle drug resistant infections, by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) - the research arm of the NHS.
The National Institute for Health Research, the research arm of the NHS, says there has been a 60% jump in people registering in the past year.
Medical Research Council, National Institute for Health Research, and National Health Service; and the University of Minnesota.
Two colleagues have been asked to share his role leading the single–incision mini–slings (SIMS) trial, funded by the National Institute for Health Research.
Professor Andrew Bradbury explained: "We are delighted to be working with the National Institute for Health Research on this study to find out the most effective treatments for patients with vascular conditions.
The study is published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and was funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Oxford Biomedical Research Centre, the US National Institutes of Health and the Swiss National Science Foundation.
The National Institute for Health Research serves as the liaison between industry and the clinicians of the National Health Service, and facilitates clinical evaluations of new products and technologies of interest to the NHS.
A systematic review led by the University of Exeter Medical School, and supported by the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care in the South West Peninsula has found that recordings taken by doctors are significantly higher than when the same patients are tested by nurses.
The award was made by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and builds on the world-class expertise of scientists at the University of Liverpool.
Last year, a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) programme development grant had been applied for to look at the health visiting contribution to universal prevention and early intervention services that led to desirable outcomes for children at one year.
The book originated in a study of the public health system in England meant to provide background information for a new public health research initiative of the National Institute for Health Research Service Delivery and Organisation programme.

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