Welcome

Our mission is to deliver high quality multidisciplinary research designed to improve the content, delivery and configuration of primary care for the benefit of patients with musculoskeletal conditions, mental health problems and comorbidities.

An introduction to running randomised controlled trials

An introduction to running randomised controlled trials

12th-15th June

Statistical Methods for Evidence Synthesis of Individual Participant Data

Statistical Methods for Evidence Synthesis of Individual Participant Data

18th-19th June 2018

Musculoskeletal Matters

Musculoskeletal Matters

Keep up to date with the latest newsletters which aim to provide GPs, Primary Care Commissioners, and Patients etc informed about musculoskeletal problems in practice.

 

Athula Sumathipala awarded Royal College of Psychiatrists Fellowship

Posted on 08 February 2018 Athula Sumathipala, Professor of Psychiatry, has been awarded a prestigious fellowship from the Royal College of Psychiatrists in recognition of his dedication to psychiaty and research.
 

Premature birth associated with increased risk of heart disease in mothers

Posted on 24 January 2018 A study led by researchers at Keele University has found the risk of death in later life due to coronary heart disease doubles in women who give birth prematurely.
 

New study reveals key stressors for GPs

Posted on 12 January 2018 A new study has highlighted that emotionally demanding workloads and confrontational patients are among the key stressors for GPs.
 

Study raises money for local charity

Posted on 14 December 2017 The Research Institute for Primary Care and Health Sciences at Keele University recently conducted a study into musculoskeletal pain - and raised £1,600 for Alice Charity in the process.