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    • Variability in the pre-analytical stages influences microbiome laboratory analyses. 

      Kumar, Aditi (MDPI journal, MDPI Journals, 2022-06-15)
      introduction: There are numerous confounding variables in the pre-analytical steps in the analysis of gut microbial composition that affect data consistency and reproducibility. This study compared two DNA extraction methods ...
    • Gluten induces subtle histological changes in duodenal mucosa of patients with non-coeliac gluten sensitivity: a multicentre study. 

      Lu, Laura (Nutrients, MDPI journal, 2022-06-15)
      Background: Histological changes induced by gluten in the duodenal mucosa of patients with non-coeliac gluten sensitivity (NCGS) are poorly defined. Objectives: To evaluate the structural and inflammatory features of NCGS ...
    • Severe antiphospholipid syndrome and cardiac surgery: perioperative management. 

      Mishra, Pankaj Kumar; Khazi, Fayaz Mohammed; Yiu, Patrick; Billing, John Stephen (Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals, SAGE Publications, 2016-06-01)
      Antiphospholipid syndrome is an antiphospholipid antibody-mediated prothrombotic state leading to arterial and venous thrombosis. This condition alters routine in-vitro coagulation tests, making results unreliable. ...
    • Urodynamics before surgery for stress urinary incontinence. 

      Rachaneni, Suneetha (European Urology Focus, Elsevier, 2016-08-01)
      Following three noninferiority randomised controlled trials from different countries showing exactly the same results, it is time to translate this evidence into practice. In women undergoing primary surgery for pure stress ...
    • A novel tube insertion technique for glaucoma drainage device implantation. 

      Mohite, Abhijit Anand (Journal of Glaucoma, Wolters Kluwer, 2022-07-20)
      Purpose: Early hypotony after non-valved glaucoma drainage device (GDD) implantation for complex glaucomatous eyes with labile aqueous production can lead to significant visual morbidity. We therefore sought to report ...
    • The assessment of fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis patients and its impact on their quality of life. 

      Siddiq, Summra (Clinics and Practice, MDPI, 2022-07-26)
      Introduction: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a common autoimmune illness that manifests mostly as chronic, symmetric, and progressive polyarthritis with a global frequency of 0.3-1.0%. RA is a disease that affects people all ...
    • Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder and autoimmune rheumatological diseases: a report of two cases and literature review. 

      Al-Allaf, Omar (Cureus, Cureus, 2022-06-20)
      Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) is a rare autoimmune disorder, and its association with other autoinflammatory diseases has been reported in this study. In this article, we are discussing two patients with ...
    • A qualitative study exploring the support needs of newly qualified nurses and their experiences of an online peer support intervention. 

      Smythe, Analisa (Contemporary Nurse, Taylor & Francis Online, 2022-07-28)
      Background: In the transitional period following registration, newly qualified nurses may feel socially isolated and easily overwhelmed by increases in accountability, workplace pressures and the psychological demands of ...
    • Nurse clinical fellowship programme. 

      Marsh, Zoe (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-03-01)
      Shortages in nursing are the single biggest and most urgent workforce issue that the NHS needs to address. The Nurse Clinical Fellowship Programme was established by The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust in 2018. The unique ...
    • Leadership challenges and innovative ideas and new ways of working during a pandemic. 

      Davis, Chrissla (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-03-01)
      Chrissla discusses her changing role during the pandemic.
    • NHS futures 360 - career path finder. 

      Hodgkinson, Oli (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-03-01)
      Oli discusses how virtual tours helped to promote job roles within the trust during the COVID-19 restrictions within the trust and now external visitors, so no work placements were available to potential trainees.
    • The chronic pain management service. 

      McCarron, Kelly; Hickson, Nicola (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      The Chronic Pain Management Service has set up a pain management programme aimed at helping patients who have chronic pain to have a better quality of life. The programme takes place over eight weeks and has up to ten ...
    • Excellence in care 

      Creedon, Katrina (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      Waiting for abstract.
    • Health inequalities - and our role in public health. 

      Eddison, Nicola; Leslie, Rosalind (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      Health inequalities are complex and challenging. In 2008 a commissioned review recommended that reducing health inequalities would require action and specific policy objectives, since then health and health inequality has ...
    • Mindset: imposter syndrome's nemesis. 

      Eddison, Nicola; Leslie, Rosalind (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      Ever felt as though at any moment you are going to be found out as a fraud, like you don't belong where you are, and you only got there through luck? Believing that others have so much more knowledge than you. You're not ...
    • Leadership for allied health professionals. 

      Leslie, Rosalind; Eddison, Nicola; Lee, Edward (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      Allied health professionals are the NHS' third largest workforce, practising in most clinical pathways across all stages of the patient's pathway, working across organisational boundaries and contributing to the transformation ...
    • Going the extra mile. 

      Smith, Janet (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      Martin Wiles delivered toys found in a clearance of one of the children's wards at New Cross Hospital to the Sue Ryder Care shop in Whitmore Reans. Rather than throw them out this will help reuse them, reducing the amount ...
    • Greening theatres: the New Cross experience. 

      Cheema, Ranvir; Smith, Janet; Netke, Bhagyashree (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-05-01)
      The world is facing a climate emergency, with concentration of greenhouse gases and global temperatures rising. Te climate emergency also creates a health emergency, posing direct threats to health. The article discusses ...
    • Staff satisfaction surveys - friend or foe? 

      Eddison, Nicola; Leslie, Rosalind (BAPO Connect, British Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists, 2023)
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    • The importance of leadership training at undergraduate level for allied health professionals. 

      Eddison, Nicola; Leslie, Rosalind; Banner, Alice; Smith, James (IHSCM Regional Hub Magazine, Institute of Health and Social Care Management, 2022-07-01)
      The NHS need great leaders at every level to ensure it delivers high quality care. The performance of hospitals and the quality of care service users receive are all influenced by the quality of its leadership. The NHS ...