Frail patients with complex needs face potential age discrimination in emergency units as studies reveal a preference towards younger patients.
Birmingham researchers will explore how macrophages in the placenta may contribute to the development of preeclampsia.
Even moderate exposure to nicotine-free vapour causes suppression of neutrophil’s typical activity.
A major study led by the University of Birmingham has revealed that a lack of available specialist consultants in hospitals at the weekend is not the cause of the so-called 'weekend effect'.
A study collaborating with the University of Birmingham has identified factors that increase the likelihood of critically ill children needing life-saving CPR.
Scientists have been given almost £4m to improve understanding of multi-morbidity in hospital patients.