Research showcase: nursing, midwifery and social work
We aim to coordinate our researchers' efforts to generate new knowledge through cutting-edge nursing, midwifery and social work research - and to translate that knowledge into improved health.
These case studies highlight the breadth of expertise and commitment we use to tackle issues of global importance in the fields of nursing, midwifery and social work.
We have helped improve nutritional care, return to work rates and support needs assessment during end of life care for patients and their families.
Community care policy
Our dementia research has influenced numerous care policies and recommendations in England.
The NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Programme was created in the wake of our research.
Ground-breaking research is helping reduce the number of falls among older people by up to one-third.
The management of depression and anxiety in the UK has been transformed thanks to our researchers.
Our research in newborn skincare means parents now have peace of mind when choosing products that are safe to use for cleansing their new baby's skin.
Our research has had a direct influence on stroke guidelines for managing and rehabilitating cognition and communication post-stroke.