Category: Biostatistics, Evidence Synthesis and Informatics

What is long COVID and how can diagnosis be improved? Using data from electronic health ...

An innovative genetic study of blood protein levels, led by researchers in the MRC Integrative ...

Analysis of seven trials finds that corticosteroids reduce risk of death by 20 per cent in critically ill COVID-19 patients

2 September 2020

Corticosteroids reduce the risk of death among critically ill COVID-19 ...

Handgrip strength shown to identify people at high risk of type 2 diabetes

2 September 2020

Findings demonstrate handgrip strength could be a cost-effective early screening ...

Implant choice more important than surgeon skill for hip replacement success

31 August 2020

A study analysing over 650,000 hip replacement patients across England ...

Shoulder replacements benefit most patients for more than 10 years, study shows

27 August 2020

More than 90 per cent of shoulder replacement implants last ...

Event: Cancer Research UK online project launch and networking session

18 August 2020

22 September 2020. 9.45am – 12.30pm. Around 60,000 poeple in ...

Understanding the deadly link between COVID-19 and cardiovascular disease

23 June 2020

Deborah Lawlor, Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Bristol ...

New Better Care South-West Partnership will join up data to improve and integrate care

29 April 2020

A new partnership led by the University of Bristol that will join up data and ...

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, according to new research led ...

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 ...