Midlands philanthropist launches Key Worker magazine to thank essential services

A Staffordshire businessman and philanthropist has turned magazine publisher after feeling that ‘clapping for carers’ was…

Factors associated with the quality of corneas retrieved for transplantation by Eye Banks: a scoping review protocol

Introduction The cornea is a layer of avascular and transparent connective tissue located anteriorly to the…

Neurological outcomes and mortality of hyperoxaemia in patients with acute brain injury: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis

Background Acute brain injury (ABI) is an umbrella term for several conditions leading to sudden, acquired…

‘The health care system is more like a business–medical overuse from the patients perspective in Germany: a qualitative study

Study population We recruited 16 participants for the study. Sociodemographics of the study population are shown…

Gothenburg Breast reconstruction (GoBreast) II protocol: a Swedish partially randomised patient preference, superiority trial comparing autologous and implant-based breast reconstruction

Introduction Background and rationale Breast reconstruction is an integral part of modern breast cancer treatment.1 2…

Factors influencing physical activity in individuals with head and neck cancer: a scoping review

Background and rationale Head and neck cancer (HNC) ranks as the seventh most prevalent cancer type…

Study protocol for a randomised, phase II, double-blind, experimental medicine study of obinutuzumab versus rituximab in ANCA-associated vasculitis: ObiVas

Introduction Background and rationale ANCA-associated vasculitis (AAV) is a group of primary vasculitides, characterised by the…

Validation of a national leadership framework to promote and protect quality residential aged care: protocol for a Delphi study

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY Purposive sampling will be used as a targeted recruitment method…

Randomised controlled trial of an online mental health and suicide gatekeeper resource for parents and caregivers: study protocol

This study protocol complies with the Standard Protocol Items: Recommendations for Interventional Trials (SPIRIT) guidelines. Study…

Association of sleep duration with Visceral Adiposity Index: a cross-sectional study based on the NHANES 2007-2018

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY The study was conducted with a sizeable, representative sample of…