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Archive for the ‘Health and social care for people with long term conditions and their family carers research’ Category

Nurse outside hospital with two patients

Promoting a safer hospital environment

Hospital patients with learning disabilities face longer waits and mismanaged treatment due to nursing staff’s failure to understand them, according to a report released in 2014 by a research team, including Dr Irene Tuffrey-Wijne.

Bridges Team

Bridges – Living with stroke

Dr Fiona Jones, Professor in Rehabilitation Research, is the founder of the ‘Bridges’ programme for stroke self-management, which has been commissioned by over 50 stroke teams in the UK.