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While a trauma-informed approach in health care is being endorsed in government and NHS policies, ...

COVID-19 infection increases the risk of potentially life-threatening blood clots for at least 49 weeks, ...

Total knee replacement surgery should not depend solely on body mass index

8 September 2022

Researchers suggest that access to total knee replacements should not ...

Adverse events terminology covered by library of quality-of-life questionnaires

8 September 2022

Significant overlap exists between questions listed in the Item Library ...

Using ribavirin to treat Lassa fever might not be backed up by evidence

1 September 2022

Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Oxford, funded by ...

“I will use these valuable skills for the rest of my life”

18 August 2022

Nino is a member of our Young People’s Advisory Group ...

Bristol BRC researcher nominated for Heart Hero Award 2022 – vote now!

18 August 2022

A Bristol BRC researcher and his project are being considered ...

Majority of countries see no increase in suicide rates during first months of COVID-19 pandemic

8 August 2022

Overall suicide rates did not increase in the majority of ...

COVID-19 pandemic reduced number of people using health services after self-harming, systematic review suggests

3 August 2022

The number of people presenting to health services after self-harming reduced during the COVID-19 pandemic ...

Landmark study shows consistent approaches to surgical innovation are urgently needed

3 August 2022

A consistent approach to NHS policies on surgical innovation is urgently needed, a landmark study ...

Improving shared decision making and informed consent for surgical innovation – stakeholder workshop

27 July 2022

National stakeholders got together on 4 July 2022 at a workshop organised by the Bristol ...

Award win for video about social media and young people’s mental health

27 July 2022

A video created by Lizzy Winstone and members of ARC West and Bristol BRC’s Young ...

Concerns about effects of fertility treatment on children’s development are unwarranted, large study suggests

27 July 2022

Differences in the growth, weight, and body fat levels of children conceived through fertility treatment ...

Developing good practice indicators to help mental health professionals talk to young people about their life online

21 July 2022

Good practice indicators guiding mental health professionals on how to engage young people in conversations ...

Pfizer-BioNTech and AstraZeneca vaccines offer high protection against severe COVID-19, 6 months after second doses, finds study of over 7 million adults

21 July 2022

Protection against severe COVID-19 by two doses of Pfizer-BioNTech and AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines remained high ...