Research Nursing

Research Nurses Excel in Oncology Trial

Research Nurses Excel in Oncology Trial

Illingworth Research Group provided a couple of dedicated research nurses to work on a Phase 1, first-in-human trial. The trial was set up to work with patients with advanced solid tumours. It commenced in 2015, closing just weeks ago. The beauty of involving the research nurses in the study was […]

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Findacure Conference 2017

Findacure Conference 2017

Illingworth Research Group were gold sponsors at this year’s Findacure Conference. John, Richard, Juliet and Anita all attended the conference, along with our much loved Illingworth Bear. We are hopeful our sponsorship displays our continued commitment to supporting rare disease patients and families. Overall we had a great day at the […]

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A Week In The Life Of A Research Nurse

The below give just an idea of what an average week looks like for a Research Nurse. In this case we are looking at a week in the life of one of Illingworth’s full-time Research Nurses who covers London and the South East area. Monday It’s 9am and my working […]

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Medical Device Study for a Respiratory Monitor

This exciting study was investigating the use of an oxygen mask equipped with a special sensor that measured respiratory rate using the R8 counter in post-operative recovery of adults and adolescents. The study enrolled 220 subjects across the UK and was performed within the theatre recovery unit. The site we were working at recruited 75 patients, […]

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Building Blocks Study

A randomised, controlled trial funded by the Department of Health. This study, the largest intervention study of its kind in Europe, was testing the effectiveness of the Family Nurse Partnership (FNP) within the three domains: pregnancy and birth, child health and development, and parental life course and self sufficiency, versus […]

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