The latest updates on our primary care research and teaching.
Inadequate regulation for vaginal mesh products has exposed women to unnecessary harms, warn experts
7 December 2017
Regulation of implanted devices needs to recognise the higher potential risk
28 November 2017
An exhibition of portraits commissioned to showcase the diversity of staff and past students at Oxford University features Professor Trish Greenhalgh.
19 October 2017
Kome Gbinigie and Clare Goyder are amongst the first students funded by the Wellcome PhD Programme for Primary Care Clinicians. Tonny Muthee joins us on a Rhodes Scholarship, and Georgia Richards is the Naji Foundation's first Scholar.
18 October 2017
An increase in physical activity could cut social care spending, shows research published in the BMJ.
9 October 2017
The ORNATE INDIA project has been awarded £6 million from RCUK's Global Challenges Research Fund, and includes researchers from Oxford University, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Imperial College London.
3 October 2017
The world’s first widespread human testing of a flu vaccine which researchers hope will protect more over 65-year-olds against influenza has begun in the NHS, with the trial managed by the Primary Care Clinical Trials Unit.
21 September 2017
A new screening test in primary care is being hailed as the most efficient way to indicate risk of colorectal cancer.
18 September 2017
A collaboration of nine member departments of the NIHR School of Primary Care Research has been awarded £1.8 million to undertake, develop the methods, and build capacity in systematic reviews covering priority areas in primary care.