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Hepatitis Outbreak Response Dr Kenneth Baillie

Public Health Scotland have identified 8 cases of hepatitis in children in Central Scotland, with no known cause. This project is looking to understand w...
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Understanding the breathlessness clinical pathway and identifying variations and predictors of clinical outcomes Dr Atul Anand with Dr Janak Gunatilleke Covid-19 Project

More than one third of patients seeking urgent hospital treatment in Scotland do so because of breathing difficulties. Research tends to focus on disease...
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Personalised care for older patients with myocardial infarction (MiRisk) Dr Matthew Lowry Non Covid-19 Project

Heart disease is common and a heart attack is the leading cause of death or disability in older patients. In our research so far, we have shown that older...
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Clinical characteristics and treatment patterns of early breast cancer patients in Scotland Dr Peter Hall Non Covid-19 Project

New medicines are in development that may reduce the risk of cancer recurrence and improve survival after treatment for early breast cancer. The UK regula...
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Myocardial Injury in elective Coronary Angiography (MICA) Dr Ryan Wereski Non Covid-19 Project

We have recently shown that in patients with symptoms of angina, that a blood test called troponin can predict the severity of a type of heart disease cal...
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Cancer Treatment Summaries – Head and Neck Cancer (NHS Lothian) Dr Ijeoma Azodo Non Covid-19 Project

An analytical project supporting the NDS team to understand what data is available against the IHDP-defined minimum clinical dataset for cancer treatment ...
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Plasma elastase and severity of COVID-19 disease Dr Thomas Craven Covid-19 Project

White cells produce enzymes which help defeat invading disease-causing organisms. Some of these enzymes may also cause tissue damage and one in particular...
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A diagnostic test to improve surveillance and care of COVID-19 patients (COVIRNA) Dr Ryan Wereski Covid-19 Project

Patients with COVID-19 can be affected in many ways, many of which are only now coming to light as our knowledge of the virus develops. We know that patie...
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