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Research During a Pandemic - The ISARIC study

Dr Annemarie Docherty, Wellcome fellow and Consultant in Critical Care discusses the ISARIC study. This observational study has recruited approximately two thirds of patients of all ages admitted to…

From  Josephine Merrifield on October 30th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Moray House Online Conversations - Mark Woolhouse, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Mark Woolhouse, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology presents some data around the current Covid-19 situation to senior leaders from the South East Scotland Improvement Collaborative.

From  Thomas Lawson on June 23rd, 2020 1 likes 2,696 plays 0  

Lukas Engelmann on biomedical evidence, digital bio markers, and visualising epidemics

Lukas Englemann is Chancellors Fellow in History and Sociology of Biomedicine at the University of Edinburgh.

From  James Stewart on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Resilience and Depression: the STRADL project

What makes people resilient to depression? Depression is a very common psychiatric disorder but also one of the least studied. Past research tried to pin down the reasons that led people to…

From  Rebecca Devon on April 12th, 2018 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 1

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 46 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 2

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 35 plays

Dr Mike Gillies & Mr Ewen Harrison: The effect of day of the week on short- and long-term mortality for emergency general surgery.

The effect of day of the week on short- and long-term mortality for emergency general surgery: a population based cohort study. The effect of day of the week on outcome after surgery is the subject…

From  Duncan Paxton on April 11th, 2017 0 likes 97 plays 0  

Losing our minds: Can we stop our brains from ageing?

Wednesday 7th December 2016Join Dr Susan Shenkin Dr Iva Čukic to learn about our recent research on the causes of cognitive ageing, its effects on people’s lives, and whether there’s…

From  Jillian Hosie on March 14th, 2017 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Dr Mike Gillies: large epidemiological study

Researchers from Departments of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Surgery at the University of Edinburgh undertook a large epidemiological study looking at data from all patients having emergency…

From  Duncan Paxton on January 24th, 2017 0 likes 161 plays 0  

Cross sectional study - calculating measure of association

How to calculate the prevalence ratio, a measure of association between disease occurrence and risk factor, for cross sectional study data.

From  Ian Handel on December 2nd, 2016 0 likes 243 plays 0  

Cohort studies - calculating measure of association

How to calculate the relative risk, measure of association between disease occurrence and risk factor, from cohort study data.

From  Ian Handel on December 2nd, 2016 0 likes 149 plays 0