I am a PenCLAHRC funded PhD student and I am looking at adherence to exercise rehabilitation programmes in individuals that have had a stroke once they are back home. The eventual outcome is that I will create a questionnaire that...View full profile
Dr Mark Perry
I was appointed a Consultant Rheumatologist at Plymouth Healthcare NHS Trust in 2008 and a Locality Lead for PenCLAHRC in 2009. My current position is as an NHS Liaison for PenCLAHRC. During my specialist training I was a co-author for...View full profile
The physiological and practical outcomes of frailty are recognised but the psychological consequences and correlates of becoming frail are largely unexplored. There is reason to expect the progression from a state of independence to one of relative dependence to be...View full profile
What is PenCLAHRC?
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) for the South West Peninsula - or PenCLAHRC - undertakes high-quality applied health research focused on the needs of patients and support the translation of research evidence into practice in the NHS.
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A number of PenCLAHRC-supported projects are currently celebrating funding...
The NIHR CLAHRCs have responded to the recent publication of the NHS Five Year Forward View report...