Monthly Archives: December 2016

  • 21 December 2016

    SRMRC nursing team off to great start with REST Trial recruitment

    Trauma research nurses at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB) have begun recruiting patients into a new trial which aims to improve the outcomes of those with respiratory failure. The pRotective vEntilation with veno-venouS lung…

  • 08 December 2016

    NIHR SRMRC Lecture

    Prof Andrew Baird (Dept of Surgery, University of California, San Diego) “A Uniquely-Human Response to Injury, Infection and Inflammation Defined by the Emergence of Uniquely-Human Genes During Human Evolution” Thursday 8th December 12:00 – 13:00…

  • 08 December 2016

    New nerve regeneration technique to be trialled at QEHB

    An innovative new technique to repair the nerves of people who have suffered serious hand injuries is to be trialled on patients at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB). The CONNECT (COnduit Nerve approximation versus Neurorrhaphy…

  • 02 December 2016

    Birmingham scientists get multi-million pound boost from Cancer Research UK

    BIRMINGHAM scientists are set to receive a major cash injection from Cancer Research UK (CRUK) as part of a national drive to accelerate advances in early detection and treatment. Experts at the CRUK Birmingham Centre…