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Study confirms longer-term lung damage after COVID-19
A study by Sheffield and Oxford researchers using a cutting-edge method of imaging has identified persistent damage to the lungs of COVID-19 patients at least three months after they were discharged from hospital, and for some patients even longer.
Breakthrough medical device to improve prediction of preterm birth
A new medical device that improves the prediction of preterm birth at a fraction of the cost of current methods, will help to reduce the global number of deaths and long-term complications caused by babies born prematurely.
New fund for cancer research in Sheffield announced
The future of cancer research in Sheffield has received a significant boost following the creation of a new fund.
Prioritise opportunities for chance to say final goodbye during COVID-19 pandemic, new study finds
Phone calls between patients and their relatives should be prioritised during the pandemic to allow loved ones to say goodbye, a new study providing recommendations to healthcare professionals has suggested.
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