A major UK study to identify new ways to accurately predict if patients will develop long-term complications as a consequence of concussion has been launched.
Surgical patients who have recently had COVID-19 are more likely to develop potentially fatal post-operative blood clots, a new global study reveals.
Patients isolating before surgery to avoid COVID-19 complications have a 20% increased risk of post-operative lung issues compared to non-isolating patients.
Post-partum haemorrhage (PPH) accounts for 27% of all maternal deaths worldwide. PPH disproportionately affects mothers from low- and middle-income countries.
A clinical trial has shown that digoxin has the same effect on physical wellbeing as beta-blockers when treating patients with permanent atrial fibrillation.
Maternal healthcare leaders have called for lifesaving research into pharmaceuticals for use during pregnancy in response to pregnancy-related complications.
University of Birmingham Researchers are starting a maternal health trial across 80 hospitals in South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania and Sri Lanka.
Research experts gathered medical professionals from around the world in Dubai to finalise international surgical guidelines that will help to save thousands of lives in low and middle income countries.
University of Birmingham experts joined medical professionals in India to lead work in improving care for surgical patients.
Babies born vaginally have different gut bacteria – their microbiome – than those delivered by Caesarean, research has shown.
The College of Medical and Dental Sciences is delighted to announce that at the University's Awards for Excellence 2019 colleagues from across the College were awarded three of the evening's five awards.
University of Birmingham experts joined medical professionals in India to set up an innovative research centre that will help to improve care for surgical patients.