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Emergency Department Clinical Research Unit

Emergency Department Clinical Research Unit | Updated 10 Apr 2019 | Tags: ED Emergency Department Heather Jarman Research

The Emergency Department (ED) at St George’s actively participates in research projects through the work of the Clinical Research Unit. The unit is led by Professor Heather Jarman and brings together clinical staff and academics to find better care and treatments for patients and families in the ED. The research …


FRAIL-T: the frailty in major trauma study

FRAIL-T: the frailty in major trauma study | Updated 11 Apr 2019 | Tags: a&e Emergency Department frailty Heather Jarman Research

<< Back to ED Clinical Research Unit page ‘Frailty’ is a condition that we know can affect people as they get older and means people can be weaker and more vulnerable than they used to be. The sorts of thing that suggest a person may be frail include: Difficulty getting …


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Value of Life…

News & events | 12 Nov 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e Emergency Department

The first episode of the sixteenth series of 24 Hours in A&E – Value of Life – airs tonight (Monday 12 November) at 9pm on Channel 4.


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Love’s Young Dream…

News & events | 12 Sep 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED emergency Emergency Department trauma

This episode – Love’s Young Dream – features three men who are all at varying stages of their lives and relationships and who are all supported in A&E by their partners.


EDCO study: Screening for carbon monoxide in emergency departments

Emergency Department Clinical Research Unit | Updated 11 Apr 2019 | Tags: a&e EDCO Emergency Department Heather Jarman Research

<< Back to the ED Clinical Research Unit page Carbon monoxide is a colourless, tasteless, odourless gas produced by incomplete fuel combustion. The signs and symptoms of exposure are non-specific and therefore it is difficult to diagnose; if the diagnosis is missed it may lead to long-term health problems. Unfortunately, no-one …


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: A Friend in Need…

News & events | 29 Aug 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED emergency Emergency Department trauma

This episode – A Friend in Need –  shows the importance of true friendship.


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Down to Earth…

News & events | 29 Aug 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED emergency Emergency Department trauma

This episode of 24 Hours in A&E features three patients brought to St George’s within one 24 hour period.


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Heavens Above…

News & events | 15 Aug 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED emergency Emergency Department trauma

This episode of 24 Hours in A&E features three patients brought to St George’s within one 24 hour period.


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: In the Line of Duty…

News & events | 8 Aug 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED emergency Emergency Department trauma

This episode of 24 Hours in A&E focuses on the lengths the staff go to in the line of duty.


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Heart of the Home…

News & events | 1 Aug 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED emergency Emergency Department trauma

This episode of 24 Hours in A&E features three patients brought to St George’s within one 24 hour period.