Julie Latchem-Hastings

Julie Latchem-Hastings


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Judicial Approval And Withdrawing Clinically Assisted Nutrition And Hydration From People In A Prolonged Disorder Of Consciousness

Posted on 1 August 2018 by Julie Latchem-Hastings

By Dr Julie Latchem-Hastings Julie is a research associate who works in the Centre for Trials Research at Cardiff University on the MS-LEAP study and also Cardiff University’s Coma and Disorders of Consciousness Research Centre. Here she explains the ramifications and consequences of changes to families and health professionals from this week’s landmark judgment. The landmark
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New Multiple Sclerosis Study To Help Patients Launches Competition To Design Logo

Posted on 30 July 2018 by Julie Latchem-Hastings

Background The Multiple Sclerosis Society have funded a new Centre for Trials Research study to support people with progressive multiple sclerosis to be more physically active. Multiple Sclerosis is an autoimmune neurological condition, in which the immune system attacks the layer that surrounds and protects the nerves, called the myelin sheath.  This damages and scars
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