Latest news from the Clinical Research Network

  • HSJ Clinical Research Impact Award 2015 - competition now open

    The NIHR Clinical Research Network is sponsoring the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Clinical Research Impact award again this year.

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  • CRN highlights innovative epilepsy studies to mark World Purple Day

    To mark the international day for epilepsy awareness World Purple Day (26 March) the NIHR Clinical Research Network communications team, in collaboration with the Neurological disorders specialty, has launched “Spotlight on epilepsy” .

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  • Research-active trusts have better patient outcomes, study shows

    A study, published in February, showed that patients cared for in research- active acute NHS Trusts have better outcomes.

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Case studies

  • Adventures in dataland

    Everything is connected. At least, it soon will be. That’s what the ‘internet of things’ is bringing us: technology seamlessly embedded in the real world that draws data-based pictures of our daily lives. Insight magazine looks at the impact of the “internet of things” on the clinical research landscape now and in the future.

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  • Art in the frame for stroke rehabilitation study

    HeART of Stroke study trials the use of an arts approach to stroke rehabilitation in the Eastern region.

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  • Focus on pharmacy

    In hospitals and community pharmacies across the UK, pharmacists play a key role in the healthcare system. Not only do they ensure accurate and safe supply of medication but they have the skills and expertise to promote health and self-care.

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