Cultural environments can improve health and wellbeing through “social prescribing”, according to Oxford University report
11 March 2020
Oxford University’s world-class gardens, libraries and museums could benefit the health and wellbeing of Oxfordshire residents through “social prescribing”, according to a report published today by an interdisciplinary team at Oxford University.
7 February 2020
A new study reveals a breakthrough for sportsmen and women in the treatment of Achilles tendon rupture.
13 December 2019
On average, countries implemented just under half of the 18 non-communicable disease (NCD) policies recommended by WHO in 2017, and implementation is slowly improving over time.
5 February 2016
Coordinated locally by the Primary Care Clinical Trials Unit, the CANDID study aims to improve the early detection of lung and bowel cancer in the UK.
13 January 2016
Health Experiences Research Group leads collaborative project on how to make better use of patient experience data.
5 October 2015
A new systematic review adds weight to using CRT for identifying children with serious illness
4 June 2015
Oxford-led international study suggests explanation for differences in international survival.
20 May 2015
The Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences celebrates International Clinical Trials Day 2015
4 March 2015
A survey published in the BMJ shows public views on overdetection in cancer screening are highly variable, with people accepting more overdetection when a higher benefit was perceived.
5 February 2015
Improved reporting and quicker action could speed up withdrawal and reduce deaths, finds systematic investigation.