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2014 Research Excellence Framework


We tackle some of the world’s biggest health challenges to improve the health and care of people in the UK and around the world.

ScHARR research into brain scans and fetal abnormalities

An additional MRI scan during pregnancy could help to more accurately detect foetal abnormalities and give more certainty for parents whose 20-week ultrasound scan showed a potential problem, according to new research by scientists at the University of Sheffield.

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ScHARR research into use of antibiotics in dentistry

A ScHARR study has shown NICE guidelines advising dentists to stop prescribing antibiotics before invasive treatment may not have been efficient or cost-effective

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ScHARR research on improving ambulance response performance

Academics from CURE (Centre for Urgent and Emergency Care Research) are conducting an evaluation of a new way for ambulance services to respond to 999 calls

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IKT allows us to utilise the impact of ScHARR’s research by applying our expert knowledge and skills in the real world of health and social care. Our support covers private industry, public and third sectors as well as other policy, decision-making and academic collaborations in health.

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