Category: News

One hundred people have now signed up to take part in the BRIST-IVF study to ...

Results from a mini healthy living quiz, devised by researchers and completed by more than ...

Bristol alumni test their surgical skills at celebration event

13 December 2019

The Bristol Biomedical Research Centre’s (BRC) ‘Beat the Surgeon’ game ...

Complementary and alternative therapies to treat colic: the jury’s still out but some therapies show promise

12 November 2019

A review of the evidence on the use of complementary ...

Evidence that tobacco smoking increases risk of depression and schizophrenia

8 November 2019

A new study published Wednesday 6 November in Psychological Medicine ...

Study shows heavy smoking can have a damaging effect on facial ageing

5 November 2019

Heavy smoking may have a causal effect on facial ageing, ...

Researcher profile: Alison Kirby, Brist-IVF study research midwife

24 October 2019

Alison Kirby is research midwife for the Brist-IVF study. She ...

NIHR Bristol BRC appoints Signant Health to explore the use of eConsent in a prostate cancer study

15 October 2019

The National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre ...

BRC cardiologist on finish line at World Athletics Championships

8 October 2019

Dr Guido Pieles, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer and Consultant in Congenital Cardiology at the Bristol ...

Dislocation following hip replacements has declined over time and has modifiable risk factors

3 October 2019

Dislocation following primary total hip replacements has declined over time, and has a number of ...

Risk of bias in evidence underpinning approval of new cancer drugs raises questions

19 September 2019

Around half of trials that supported new cancer drug approvals in Europe between 2014 and ...

Childhood obesity: what is the minimum change in BMI-SDS needed to reduce body fat?

18 September 2019

Childhood obesity interventions that lead to children’s body mass index standard deviation scores (BMI-SDS) being ...

Childhood obesity: what is the minimum change in BMI-SDS needed to reduce body fat?

17 September 2019

Childhood obesity interventions that lead to children’s body mass index standard deviation scores (BMI-SDS) being ...

Joint replacement research shortlisted for ONS Research Excellence Award

17 September 2019

Joint replacement research from the NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) is one of only ...

Blog: Three days at the NIHR Infrastructure Doctoral Research Training Camp

16 July 2019

Nancy McBride is an NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre doctoral student researching ways we can ...