CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2017)

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2017) was published in June 2017. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the previous three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog…

Qualitative study of perceptions of older people with COPD and chronic heart disease on home telemonitoring in long term conditions published

The latest study from researchers at CaHRU was published this month (July 2017) in BMC Medical Infromatics and Decision Making. Entitled ‘Perceptions on use of home telemonitoring in patients with long term conditions – concordance…

Dr Julie Pattinson presents at International Medical Graduates (IMG) Conference 2017 in Boston, UK

Julie Pattinson of CaHRU presented her work on reasons for variations in performance in the MRCGP Applied Knowledge Test at the recent International Medical Graduates’ conference at the Conference Hall, Centre for Medical & Dental…

Research on health effects of sleep features in BBC1 documentary ‘The truth about…sleep’

I have been working on sleep and health for around 7 years now. When I first started there was very little interest. A clinician, on a national funding committee, said to me “why are you…

Scoping review on Community First Responders (CFRs) in the UK published

A new study entitled, ‘Community First Responders (CFRs) and schemes in the United Kingdom: systematic scoping review‘, conducted by members of CaHRU was published on 19th June 2017 in the Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and…