Category: Research

The BRC’s Cardiovascular theme has been working with its patient advisory group (PAG) since 2017. ...

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

NIHR Bristol BRC contributing to ground-breaking national study into long-term health impacts of coronavirus

4 September 2020

A major UK research study into the long-term health impacts ...

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 ...

Body mass index may not be the best indicator of our health – how can we improve it?

30 July 2020

By Dr Karen Coulman, Research Fellow (NIHR Clinical Lectureship), and Dr Sarah Sauchelli Toran, Senior ...

Understanding the deadly link between COVID-19 and cardiovascular disease

23 June 2020

Deborah Lawlor, Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Bristol and the NIHR Bristol BRC, ...

Coronavirus could trigger diabetes in previously healthy people

23 June 2020

By Julian Hamilton-Shield ,Professor of Diabetes and Metabolic Endocrinology at the University of Bristol and ...

Watch our HDR-UK Better Care South-West Partnership webinar

16 June 2020

Jonathan Sterne from the NIHR Bristol BRC and Richard Wood, Head of Modelling and Analytics ...

Young People’s Advisory Group – lockdown version

4 June 2020

At a time when COVID-19 has changed almost every aspect of life, we’ve been finding ...

New Academic Health Science Centre designation for Bristol Health Partners

12 May 2020

New Bristol Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre designation recognises excellence in health and care ...

People more likely to choose a non-alcoholic drink when availability is greater

6 May 2020

People are more likely to choose non-alcoholic drinks if more of those drinks are available ...