Professor Colin Espie visits CaHRU, LIH and sleep lab to support sleep research at Lincoln

We were proud to welcome Prof Espie to the University of Lincoln as a Lincoln Institute for Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow attached to the Community and Health Research Unit, Lincoln Institute for Health and Lincoln Sleep and Cognition Laboratory during Continue reading Professor Colin Espie visits CaHRU, LIH and sleep lab to support sleep research at Lincoln

Prof Siriwardena gives invited lecture at Cardiff University School of Medicine on sleep in primary care

Professor Niro Siriwardena, director of CaHRU, gave an invited lecture, on ‘Sleep matters: why we should care about insomnia in general practice’ at Cardiff University School of Medicine at the invitation of PRIME Centre Wales (Wales Centre for Primary and Continue reading Prof Siriwardena gives invited lecture at Cardiff University School of Medicine on sleep in primary care

Farewell to Drs Ravindra Pathirathna and Rebecca Marples

The team bade farewell to two members of CaHRU, Dr Ravindra (Ravi) Pathirathna and Dr Rebecca (Becky) Marples at a goodbye lunch on 28 March 2019. Although sad to see both colleagues leave it was also a time to celebrate Continue reading Farewell to Drs Ravindra Pathirathna and Rebecca Marples

CaHRU Newsletter (Winter 2018-19)

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Winter 2018-19) was published in March 2019. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the previous three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog covering publications, conferences and funding. Continue reading CaHRU Newsletter (Winter 2018-19)

Major ambulance trial of GTN in hyperacute stroke (RIGHT2) published in The Lancet

A major trial of transdermal glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) in early stroke was published this month in the major medical journal, The Lancet. The trial, Prehospital transdermal glyceryl trinitrate in patients with ultra-acute presumed stroke (RIGHT-2): an ambulance-based, randomised, sham-controlled, blinded, phase Continue reading Major ambulance trial of GTN in hyperacute stroke (RIGHT2) published in The Lancet