Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is very research active.

Research is important to help us offer our patients and their families the high quality care they deserve. Research helps us discover new treatments. It can improve the way you manage your condition. It can contribute to the elimination of some diseases entirely.

We conduct many different types of research across a large number of conditions. We offer our patients the opportunity to be involved in trials of new treatments or studies using questionnaires and interviews.

We have significant areas of high quality research activity in:

  • Child Health and Neonatology

  • Critical Care

  • Diabetes

  • Neurodegenerative Diseases

  • Oncology

  • Renal

  • Stroke

  • Women’s Health

There is also growing activity in Respiratory, Gastroenterology and Cardiology.