NIHR Maudsley BRC Blog

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Trial testing a unique formulation of ibuprofen to treat COVID-19 launches

A trial of a unique formulation of ibuprofen treatment for treating severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), a complication of COVID-19, has launched in south London.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 1 Jun 2020

Covid-19 Psychiatry and Neurological Genetics (COPING) study

The Covid-19 Psychiatry and Neurological Genetics (COPING) study is run by the NIHR BioResource Centre Maudsley (part of the NIHR BioResource).

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 29 May 2020

Cognitive behavioural therapy reduces the impact of dissociative seizures

Scientists have found that adding cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) to standardised medical care gives patients with dissociative seizures longer periods of seizure freedom, less bothersome seizures and a greater quality of life, in a study published in Lancet Psychiatry today and by the Cognitive behavioural therapy for adults with dissociative seizures (CODES) study group funded by National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 21 May 2020

Mind the Gap 17-25: A diagnosis doesn’t define you

A film created Tiffany Pitts and Dr Sally Marlow, Research Impact and Engagement Champion at the NIHR Maudsley BRC, gives an insight into the move between adolescent and adult mental health services.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 21 May 2020

Patient and public recommendations for getting involved in BRC research

Study finds improvement in Patient and public involvement (PPI) at the BRC and identifies room for improvement in future.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 20 May 2020