Month: February 2016

How Public Involvement Informed and Guided the EDDY Study

Posted on 23 February 2016 by Julia Townson

Stephen Thomas, Sarah Earle-Jones and Julia Townson were asked to present the Early Detection of type 1 Diabetes in Youth (EDDY) study at the Health and Care Research Wales Involving People Network meeting on 1 February 2016. The aim of the presentation was to show how Involving People network members had been involved with researchers and how public involvement
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FRAGMATIC: Results of the Largest UK Trial of Lung Cancer Patients with Low Molecular Weight Heparin

Posted on 9 February 2016 by Richard Haggerty

The results of the Fragmatic trial were recently published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. The trial was funded by Cancer Research UK with support from Pfizer to answer this question: ‘Should all newly diagnosed people with lung cancer be offered daily injections of a drug called dalteparin for six months to improve survival and
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