CaHRU Spring 2015 Newsletter

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2015) was published this week. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the previous three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog covering…

Improvement science and research methods seminar on discourse analysis given by Michael Toze

The latest ‘Improvement science and research methods seminar’ on ‘Discourse analysis’ was delivered by Michael Toze, doctoral student at CaHRU. Discourse analysis aims to study the use of oral and textual communication in relation to…

Ethnicity and prehospital emergency care briefing paper published

A new briefing paper, ‘Ethnicity and prehospital emergency care provided by ambulance services‘, was published today by The Race Equality Foundation. The paper was co-authored by Viet-Hai Phung, Professor Niro Siriwardena, and Dr Zahid Asghar…

New systematic review published on interventions to reduce risk of overweight and obesity in infancy and childhood

A new study has been published by led by Prof Sarah Redsell of Anglia Ruskin University and a team of researchers at the Universities of Cambridge, Nottingham and Lincoln, including Prof Niro Siriwardena of CaHRU.…

Comparison of coronary heart disease genetic assessment with conventional cardiovascular risk assessment

A new study, published in April 2015 in the journal Primary Health Care Research and Development, entitled ‘Comparison of coronary heart disease genetic assessment with conventional cardiovascular risk assessment in primary care: reflections on a…