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Nursing, Midwifery & Allied Health Professions (systematic review) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

We have 10 Nursing, Midwifery & Allied Health Professions (systematic review) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

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  Effects of methodological decisions on the outcomes of systematic reviews (HooperL-SongFU19SF)
  Dr L Hooper, Dr F Song
Applications accepted all year round

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Background and Aims. Our systematic reviews for the World Health Organization assessed health effects of dietary fats in long-term randomised controlled trials (1-5).
  Skills for Active Independent Living- Preventing frailty progression. (FoxCU19SF)
  Dr C Fox, Dr J Cross
Application Deadline: 30 November 2019

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Frailty, a multidimensional syndrome, needs holistic assessment and intervention. A systematic review showed combined exercise, nutrition and cognitive training has cumulative impacts on frailty and is potentially cost-effective.
  Understanding factors that influence behaviour change talk in routine dental care to prevent oral health problems in young children
  Dr S Peters, Dr J Goldthorpe
Applications accepted all year round

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Dental decay is a preventable disease that impacts significantly on children’s development and wellbeing. Tooth extraction due to decayed teeth is the number one reason for hospital admission in young children and in Greater Manchester, a 1/3 of children have dental decay by the time they start school.
  Augmenting Stroke-Focused Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (ASCOT) (BroomfieldNU19SF)
  Prof N Broomfield, Dr F Gracey, Prof Valerie Pomeroy
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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One third of stroke survivors develop Post-Stroke Depression (PSD), one quarter post-stroke anxiety (PSA) yet few effective psychological interventions exist.
  Computer games to support arm rehabilitation after stroke
  Dr K Thomson, Dr D Knox, Prof F van Wijck
Applications accepted all year round

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Project reference number. SHLS19012. Stroke is one of the most common causes of disability across the world. Up to 80% of acute stroke patients experience loss of arm function, including loss of strength, coordination and manual dexterity, which can make daily activities such as self-care and food preparation difficult.
  Drinking tools – what helps older people drink well? PhD opportunity to test and disseminate user friendly tools to help older people drink well and prevent dehydration (HooperLU19SF)
  Dr L Hooper, Dr D Bunn
Applications accepted all year round

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Background and Aims. One in every five older people living in residential care has low-intake dehydration, due to drinking insufficient fluids to replace obligatory losses (1).
  Improving care and support for psychological morbidity in patients with advanced COPD and their informal carers (FarquharMU19SF)
  Dr M Farquhar, Dr J Cross
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a common chronic respiratory condition with high symptom-burden, slow relentless progressive impact, substantial informal carer-burden and high service use.
  Sleeping to boost walking recovery after stroke: SleepWalk, a PhD self-funded studentship (PomeroyVU19SF)
  Prof Valerie Pomeroy, Dr A Lazar
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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Stroke survivors are disappointed by the level of walking ability they regain after stroke. They have called for better treatments as a research priority.
  Understanding the long-term implications of treatment of rare brain tumours on health-related quality of life: a European cross-sectional study
  Dr F Boele, Prof G Velikova
Application Deadline: 29 November 2019

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The prognosis of brain tumours varies greatly per subgroup and can depend on the molecular profile of the tumour.
  Evaluation of kinetic perimetry practice: Kinetic study
  Prof F Rowe, Dr L Hepworth
Application Deadline: 3 January 2020

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Kinetic perimetry using the Octopus 900 (O900) is highly recommended in certain circumstances such as evaluating the peripheral visual field in any patient but especially in neurologically/cognitively impaired individuals, to confirm borderline visual field defects, in low vision cases and in children.
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