Monthly Archives: August 2013

  • HSJ Awards logo

    28 August 2013

    UHB R&D shortlisted for national award

    The research and development department at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, part of Birmingham Health Partners, has been shortlisted for one of the country’s most prestigious healthcare excellence awards. The success of University Hospitals…

  • Adnan Sharif

    21 August 2013

    Giving donors priority for organ transplant would boost donation

    People who sign up to donate their organs should be given priority if they need a transplant, as it would improve donation rates among ethnic minorities, according to research published in the prestigious BMJ by…

  • BMJ logo

    12 August 2013

    Research shows one in four risk of wound infection from abdominal surgery

    Results from a national trial led by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) have revealed that as many as one in four people who have abdominal surgery go on to develop a wound infection.…