Tagged: Research


Clinical Studies

Services at | Updated 19 Mar 2021 | Tags: Accident and Emergency Clinical Research Unit Dr Phil Moss Emergency Department Heather Jarman Research

We offer patients and their families the opportunity to participate in relevant research whilst in the department. Most studies offered are supported by the National Institute for Health Research and is seen as important to developing treatment or care in the NHS. If you’re interested in finding out more about participating in …


ED Clinical Research Unit – Publications

ED Clinical Research Unit – Publications

Services at | Updated 22 Sep 2021 | Tags: Clinical Research Unit ED Emergency Department Heather Jarman Research

Below are the publications from members of the Emergency Department team.  2021 publications (alphabetical) Beynon R. Developing an LGBTQ+ network at St Georges Emergency Department [online blog]. 2021 http://president.rcem.ac.uk/index.php/2021/06/01/developing-an-lgbtq-network-at-st-georges-emergency-department/ Cappelletto M, Jarman H. Screening and management of unintentional low-level carbon monoxide exposure in the emergency department. Emergency Nurse. 2021 doi: …


Emergency Department Clinical Research Unit

Services at | Updated 18 Jun 2021 | Tags: Clinical Research Unit ED Heather Jarman Research

Follow us on Twitter @stgedresearch The Emergency Department (ED) at St George’s leads and participates in a number of research projects through the work of the Clinical Research Unit.The unit is part of St George’s Translational and Clinical Research Institute, a joint initiative between the Trust and St George’s, University of London. …


Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professional Research Hub

Education and Research | Updated 14 Dec 2020 | Tags: academic AHPs midwife NMAHP nursing nursing careers Research

The Trust has a number of initiatives to support nurses, midwives and AHPs (NMAHP) to become research active. The Trust NMAHP research lead is Professor Heather Jarman. Contact us If you’d like more information on developing your career in research, and the advice and support we provide, please get in …


FRAIL-T: the frailty in major trauma study

FRAIL-T: the frailty in major trauma study

FRAIL-T: the frailty in major trauma study | Updated 7 May 2021 | Tags: a&e ED Emergency Department frailty Heather Jarman major trauma major trauma centre Research

<< Back to ED Clinical Research Unit page Follow us on twitter @FRAILTstudy ISRCTN registration: 10671514 ‘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. Things that suggest a person may …


EDCO study: Screening for carbon monoxide in emergency departments

EDCO study: Screening for carbon monoxide in emergency departments

EDCO study: Screening for carbon monoxide in emergency departments | Updated 18 Jun 2021 | Tags: a&e carbon monoxide EDCO Emergency Department Heather Jarman Research

<< Back to ED Clinical Research Unit page Follow us on Twitter: @TheEDCOstudy1 ISRCTN registration: 16329899 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 …


St George’s sees outstanding research results

St George’s sees outstanding research results

News & events | 18 Jul 2018 | Tags: clinical trials NIHR Research

St George’s is in the top 10 Trusts in England for participation in life science industry research with a total of 1,022 participants between April 2017 and March 2018, representing a 170% increase to 2016/17.


St George’s receives epilepsy research grant

St George’s receives epilepsy research grant

News & events | 19 May 2017 | Tags: award consultant neurologist epilepsy grant national epilepsy week Research

St George’s has been awarded one of seven new research grants to advance our understanding of epilepsy.

Epilepsy Research UK has funded the 12-month pilot scheme – ‘recording brain activity using electrodes placed in the nose’ – at St George’s to assess a new minimally invasive method to monitor brain activity.


Study suggests diet and exercise does not prevent gestational diabetes in obese women

Study suggests diet and exercise does not prevent gestational diabetes in obese women

News & events | 10 Jul 2015 | Tags: exercise gestational diabetes King's College Lancet obesity patient recruitment Research

A study published in Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology today has found that a diet and exercise regime designed for ‘high-risk’ obese pregnant women does not prevent gestational diabetes. The research, led by King’s College London, suggests that resources to tackle gestational diabetes in obese pregnant women would be better directed …


St George’s signs a clinical services contract with Gibraltar Health Authority

St George’s signs a clinical services contract with Gibraltar Health Authority

News & events | 5 Jun 2015 | Tags: clinical services contract GHA Gibraltar Health Authority pioneer Research st georges university teaching hospital

Dr John Cortes, Minister for Health, Environment, Energy and Climate Change today welcomed Miles Scott, Chief Executive of St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation to St Bernard’s Hospital, Gibraltar. The purpose of the visit was to sign a new clinical services contract between the Gibraltar Health Authority (GHA) and St …