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Healthcare Improvement Scotland – Open Consultation


Open consultation period for health technology assessment (HTA) on on the use of antimicrobial wound dressings in chronic wounds Healthcare Improvement Scotland has published its HTA consultation report, which considers the following research questions: What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of different antimicrobial wound dressings (AWDs), and their safety, compared with other dressings and […]

Alcohol Related Liver Disease Research Survey


The NIHR and the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) have opened a survey to collect important information to help prioritise unanswered questions about alcohol-related liver disease (ARLD). The survey gives patients, carers, clinicians and family members affected by the disease an opportunity to have their say and influence future research in the area. The results […]

Alcohol Brief Interventions


Alcohol Brief Interventions (ABI) are a key element of the Scottish Government’s Alcohol Strategy – ‘Changing Scotland’s Relationship with Alcohol: A Framework for Action’ (2009) and contribute to the overall objective of reducing alcohol-related harm by helping individuals to cut down their drinking. This document sets out national guidance for the ABI Local Delivery Plan […]

Upcoming Events

  1. PACES Preparation Evening 1

    October 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
  2. NHS Research Scotland (NRS) Annual Conference

    October 28

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