Outsourced GOSH security guards strike postponed

The security guards at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) have decided in good faith to postpone…

Seasonal workers urged to consider a switch to healthcare roles, as short-term contracts come to an end

This week’s ONS figures have shown that companies added 184,000 people to their payrolls between November…

Uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision among men with sexually transmitted infections in Lilongwe, Malawi: a protocol for a pre-interventional and post-interventional study

Strengths and limitations of this study We designed an implementation science demand-creation intervention (transport reimbursement (R),…

Use of the kidney failure risk equation to inform clinical care of patients with chronic kidney disease: a mixed-methods systematic review

Background The global prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) is estimated to be 9.1%, and CKD…

Impact of COVID-19 on acute trauma and orthopaedic referrals and surgery in the UK during the first wave of the pandemic: a multicentre observational study from the COVid Emergency-Related Trauma and orthopaedics (COVERT) Collaborative

Comment on alternative hypothesis There was a significant difference between pre-COVID-19 and post-COVID-19 periods at its…

External validation and recalibration of an incidental meningioma prognostic model – IMPACT: protocol for an international multicentre retrospective cohort study

Strengths and limitations of this study The first multicentre international study to investigate the prognosis of…

Determining feasibility of incorporating consumer engagement into implementation activities: study protocol of a hybrid effectiveness-implementation type II pilot

Aim 1: using a participatory approach, develop a toolkit (Consumer Voice) containing methods to engage consumers…

Opt-out universal HCV and HIV screening in a Canadian emergency room: a cross-sectional study

Strengths and limitations of this study This is the first Canadian study to evaluate emergency room…

Simplified data science approach to extract social and behavioural determinants: a retrospective chart review

Strengths and limitations of this study From our analysis, we can first see that text classifiers…

Retrospective study of the influence of hypothyroidism on liver function before radioiodine therapy in China: a comparison analysis based on patients with differentiated thyroid cancer

Strengths and limitations of this study The results of this study may help nuclear physicians to…