Health screening campaigns which target a specific organ may lack effectiveness if the public have a poor knowledge of anatomy say researchers.
Lancaster University’s Professor Paul Baker has just been accepted as a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA).
The largest study ever conducted into feedback from NHS service users has found that people skills such as politeness, compassion and a sense of humour are cited most often in people’s feedback about their experience with the NHS, even more so than standards of service.
Breaking up the rainforest into small, isolated patches is forcing more species to live at the forest edge and putting those that are dependent on the forest core at risk.
Researchers from Lancaster University will tackle one of the most pressing problems to face water science in a generation.
Lancaster researchers are working with colleagues in South East Asia to develop research addressing the needs of ‘cities of the future’.
Jupiter’s intense northern and southern lights pulse independently of each other according to research co-authored by Lancaster University using ESA’s XMM-Newton and NASA’s Chandra X-ray observatories.
Data intensive science in the UK has received a major boost thanks to an investment of almost £10million to train the next generation of experts.
Teenagers who do not access healthcare when needed are at greater risk of dropping out of high school say researchers from Lancaster University in the UK.
A Lancaster University Law School Legal Advice Clinic providing free legal advice to local residents is about to get off the ground.