Press Releases • Mar 16, 2015 14:31 GMT
A study, published in February, showed that patients cared for in research- active acute NHS Trusts have better outcomes.
Press Releases • Feb 26, 2015 13:59 GMT
A new nationwide online and telephone service that helps people to take part in dementia research studies launched on 24 February 2015.
Press Releases • Jan 08, 2015 15:54 GMT
The NIHR Clinical Research Network has today launched its new flagship magazine: Insight.The launch of the new corporate magazine follows the transition of the Clinical Research Network (CRN) to its new structure which took place earlier this year.
Press Releases • Nov 20, 2014 11:55 GMT
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust has won a prestigious national award for the work it has done to maximise clinical research activity across the Trust. The “Clinical Research Impact” award was presented to Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust at a ceremony on London’s Park Lane last night (19 November 2014). Danetre Medical Practice (GP surgery) was highly commended as a runner up.
Press Releases • Oct 16, 2014 08:00 BST
A new survey conducted on behalf of the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network (NIHR CRN) shows that 89% of people would be willing to take part in clinical research if they were diagnosed with a medical condition or disease – with an all-time-low figure of just 3% saying they would not consider it at all.
Press Releases • Sep 29, 2014 14:24 BST
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network’s Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training has been added to the list of GCP programmes mutually recognised by TransCelerate member companies.
Press Releases • Jun 26, 2014 07:00 BST
More than three million NHS patients in England have taken part in research studies over the last six years supported by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network.
Press Releases • May 20, 2014 16:19 BST
To mark International Clinical Trials Day and the start of Dementia Awareness Week, the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network has released figures which show recruitment into dementia studies has increased by 13% in the last 12 months.
Press Releases • Nov 28, 2013 13:53 GMT
A new campaign is helping patients to share their inspirational stories about the impact that taking part in clinical research has had on their life.
Press Releases • Jul 01, 2013 09:59 BST
A report released by the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network shows that more than 630,000 NHS patients in England took part in clinical research studies last year.
Press Releases • Jan 10, 2013 12:21 GMT
New report shows 91% of NHS Trusts surveyed are not providing information to support patient choice
Press Releases • Nov 16, 2012 11:59 GMT
The National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network has published new statistics that provide an insight into the current state-of-play for clinical research in the NHS in England.
Press Releases • Nov 15, 2012 18:56 GMT
2012 is the 90th anniversary of the first use of insulin in humans. To mark this fact, the National Institute for Health Research has launched a new website to showcase the ground-breaking work that top researchers are doing to tackle diabetes.
Press Releases • Jul 25, 2012 19:02 BST
Consumer polls show NHS patients want the chance to take part in clinical research. Now a new league table from the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network shows how well NHS Trusts across England are meeting that expectation.
Press Releases • Jun 08, 2012 16:53 BST
The NIHR Clinical Research Network is offering all NHS Trusts in England a free "health check", to discover their health and strength when it comes to delivering clinical research.
Press Releases • May 21, 2012 08:00 BST
The results of a new survey, published on International Clinical Trials Day (21 May), have shown that most people are not aware that research is a core part of the work of the NHS. The survey raises concerns that patients could be missing out on opportunities to take part in potentially beneficial clinical trials as a result.