Patients who discharge themselves from hospital should be viewed more positively say researchers, who discovered sympathy for their decision among hospital staff.
Lancaster University’s outstanding research aimed at reducing health inequalities -undertaken with local authority partners, local people and academic colleagues at Liverpool University - has been recognised by the North West Coast Research and Innovation Awards.
Dr Rhiannon Edge from Lancaster Medical School has been invited to the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.
The first ever review of the experience of hospital A&E staff reveals that they have resigned themselves to patient violence and aggression.
More than half of GPs are planning to leave general practice says the first look at the recruitment crisis.
The first ever long-term study of patterns of social contact in Hong Kong will improve our knowledge of the growth of epidemics say researchers.
The “outstanding” work of two academics from Lancaster Medical School has been recognised by the Royal Statistical Society.
A drug developed for diabetes could be used to treat Alzheimer’s after scientists found it “significantly reversed memory loss” in mice through a triple method of action.
Lancaster University has announced a major investment that will help improve advances in health care and significantly contribute to the regional economy.
Research has shown that better communication around assisted dying is needed between clinician and patients diagnosed with Huntington’s Disease.