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13/12/2013

Revolution in liver disease diagnosis could help NHS priority list

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A ground-breaking scan that can identify and help to treat liver disease, could make painful and invasive liver biopsies a thing of the past, thanks to a trial being led by the University of Birmingham.
Date:
13/12/2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
21/11/2013

Revolution in liver disease diagnosis could help NHS priority list

Description
A ground-breaking scan that can identify and help to treat liver disease, could make painful and invasive liver biopsies a thing of the past, thanks to a trial being led by the University of Birmingham.
Date:
21/11/2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
06/11/2013

Birmingham research tackles liver transplant failure

Description
The re-infection of transplanted livers with hepatitis C virus (HCV) – which can irreparably damage the new organ - could be halted by administering a drug which blocks the virus entering the liver, research from the University of Birmingham being presented at the Liver Meeting demonstrates.
Date:
06/11/2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
29/10/2013

Birmingham researchers find depression in hip fracture patients hinders physical recovery and compromises immunity

Description
Older people who suffer a hip fracture should be routinely tested and treated for depression to aid their recovery and prevent their immune systems from being compromised, according to new research from the University of Birmingham.
Date:
29/10/2013
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
01/10/2013

Older people urged to get moving to a new, scientifically researched exercise DVD

Description
While the post-Christmas period usually sees a glut of celebrity exercise DVDs hit the shops, a Birmingham researcher is launching an exercise DVD with a difference for an alternative date – Older Adults Day on Tuesday (October 1).
Date:
01/10/2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
30/08/2013

Prof Ian Henderson on Dara O'Briain's Science Club

Prof Ian Henderson on Dara O'Briain's Science Club
Description
Professor Ian Henderson is a guest on Dara O'Briain's Science Club discussing microbes in the intestines
Date:
30/08/2013
Categories:
Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences, Sport, Students, Teaching, Vice Chancellor
07/08/2013

Promoting good mental health and well-being at Birmingham Medical School

Description
The Feel Bright campaign was set up in 2010–11 as a joint initiative between student representatives from the MBChB Medicine and Surgery Programme at the Medical School (part of the College of Medical and Dental Sciences at the University of Birmingham) and senior welfare staff to promote good mental health and well-being
Date:
07/08/2013
Categories:
Medical and Dental Sciences
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