Non-Commercial Portfolio Studies


The following are Non-Commercial, NIHR Portfolio studies which are currently open at The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Further details can be found by clicking the link for each study.


Locally Sponsored Research Studies

The following are studies which are sponsored by our Trust. Further details can be found by clicking the link for each study.

Study Title Details
Evaluation of toe pressure PPG measurement in diabetics with PAD Evaluation of toe pressure PPG measurement as a method for assessing peripheral arterial disease improvement in diabetics with claudication following a 6 week exercise programme.

Disease Area : : Peripheral arterial disease in patients with diabetes

Location : The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

MREC No : Awaiting REC
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The MOVE trial An Exploration of the Relation Between the Concentration of Opiate and Benzodiazepine Levels in Vitreous Humour and Blood in Patients Undergoing Vitrectomy as a Routine Ophthalmic Procedure.

Disease Area : Ophthalmology

Location : The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

MREC No : 13/NW/0540
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Can you get sutures wet? Can hand surgery patients get their wounds and sutures wet? - A pilot randomised control trial.

Disease Area : Surgery

Location : The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

MREC No : 13/SC/0197
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Gait Cycle Analysis after Total Knee Replacement Investigation into the kinematics and kinetics of a controlled group after total knee replacement with the Physica KR (Kinematic Retaining) Design during walking, running and turning activities.

Disease Area : Total knee replacements

Location : The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Southampton Solent University

MREC No : 15/SC/0725
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Enriching relational knowing in stroke care Enriching relational knowing in stroke care: using appreciative action research to co-create a relationship-centred care approach to patient and family relationships and multidisciplinary working on stroke units.

Disease Area : Stroke

Location : The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Salisbury District Hospital

MREC No : 15/EE/0438
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Impact of simulated weight reduction on pain in foot and ankle arthritis Anti-gravity simulated weight reduction: a pilot study to assess the impact upon pain for foot and ankle arthritis.

Disease Area : Symptomatic end stage foot and ankle arthritis and raised BMI

Location : The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

MREC No : 16/WA/0030
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