DECOVID: using AI to provide better care for ICU patients

DECOVID, a project led by our founding members University Hospitals Birmingham and the University of Birmingham, and linked to PIONEER – the Health Data Research Hub for Acute Care, has been launched to support intensive care doctors to care for their acutely unwell coronavirus patients. The DECOVID project will apply cutting-edge data science and artificial … Continue reading “DECOVID: using AI to provide better care for ICU patients”

COVID-19 research briefing 26/05/2020 – viral biology and drug mechanisms

Researchers from across BHP are collaborating to analyse and summarise the latest COVID-19 literature to help inform clinical colleagues, and today’s update shows the current viral biology pathway and the points at which current UHB clinical trials and drugs are aiming to intervene. The infographic can be downloaded as a PDF here: COVID-10 Drug Mechanisms … Continue reading “COVID-19 research briefing 26/05/2020 – viral biology and drug mechanisms”

Students on the COVID-19 frontline – Lylah’s story

Students from the University of Birmingham Medical School have been supporting our NHS Birmingham Health Partners members on the wards, in family liaison, and in research and development. Here, medical student Lylah Irshad shares her experience of assisting with the latest research developments in response to coronavirus. When I volunteered to be part of the medical student support … Continue reading “Students on the COVID-19 frontline – Lylah’s story”

Students on the COVID-19 frontline – Martha’s story

Students from the University of Birmingham Medical School have been supporting our NHS Birmingham Health Partners members on the wards, in family liaison, and in research and development. Here, medical student Martha Lenaghan shares her experience as a founding member of the Family Liaison team at University Hospitals Birmingham. For the last few weeks, I’ve been part of … Continue reading “Students on the COVID-19 frontline – Martha’s story”

Students on the COVID-19 frontline – Uchenna’s story

Students from the University of Birmingham Medical School have been supporting our NHS Birmingham Health Partners members on the wards, in family liaison, and in research and development. Here, medical student Uchenna Odunukwe, shares his experience on Ward 726 at University Hospitals Birmingham.   Over the past few weeks, I and a number of other … Continue reading “Students on the COVID-19 frontline – Uchenna’s story”