Academic Clinical Fellows - research
Projects which our ACFs have done - often in preparation for a DPhil/PhD application.
GENERAL PRACTICE | DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF SPEED BUMPS IN ACUTE APPENDICITIS
GENERAL PRACTICE | Understanding prognosis for patients with chronic heart failure
HAEMATOLOGY | HAEMATOLOGY AND TRANSFUSION: ACQUIRED COAGULOPATHIES
MEDICAL ONCOLOGY | THE GENETICS OF INHERITED AND SPORADIC COLORECTAL CANCER
Looking at how the HIV virus evolves can provide evidence of the immune system acting on the virus to drive mutations.
PSYCHIATRY | NEURODEGENERATION IN ALTZHEIMER’S DISEASE
Using a drosophilia model to look for therapies to treat and prevent Alzheimer’s disease.
RESPIRATORY MEDICINE | ULTRASOUND MARKERS OF SUCCESSFUL PLEURODESIS IN MALIGNANT PLEURAL EFFUSION
SURGERY AND TRAUMA & ORTHOPEDICS :
Assessing the validity, responsiveness and interpretability of existing patient-reported outcome measures, and understanding the impact of hand conditions and their treatment.
Investigating outcomes for women with ductal-carcinoma-in-situ (DCIS), one of the most common types of non-invasive breast tumour.
How can patients with chronic pancreatitis be more effectively treated in order to decrease the impact of their disease on everyday life?
How effective is prescribing prophylactic anti-reflux medication to reduce the rate of post-operative oesophageal stricture formation?
Research in to improving the way we treat patients with chronic tendon and ligament degenerative disease.
INVESTIGATING THE POTENTIAL TRANSLATION OF REGULATORY CELLULAR THERAPIES INTO PAEDIATRIC SURGICAL PATIENTS
A study which will analyse the frequency and function of Regulatory T Cells (Treg) in paediatric patients with T1DM compared to healthy children undergoing elective surgery.