Previous studies

KUPPD: Better breast forms

Investigating the use of 3D body scanning and 3D printing techniques to develop perfectly fitting breast prostheses.

Find out more about: KUPPD: Better breast forms

Culturally adapted interventions for dementia

This project is capturing opinions of current therapies offered to people living with mild dementia.

Find out more about: Culturally adapted interventions for dementia

Civic Data Identity Partnership (CDIP)

Creating a digital platform that allows people to have control of their personal health data so that they can decide how it may be used in the future.

Find out more about: Civic Data Identity Partnership (CDIP)

Mobile phone showing a pain rating app.


Testing and evaluating a new system for tracking daily symptoms in people living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

Find out more about: REMORA2

Scientist handling a COVID-19 vaccine.


Testing the effectiveness of a new vaccine to prevent respiratory infections caused by the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).

Find out more about: Evergreen

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Developing a national register of first-degree relatives of people with rheumatoid arthritis to help understand the development of the condition.

Find out more about: PREVeNT RA

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Recovery from suicidal thoughts

This online study is looking to understand what constitutes a ‘recovery’ from suicidal thoughts and behaviours and what is most important to help people recover from thoughts about ending their own life.

Find out more about: Recovery from suicidal thoughts

Vegetable skewers


Study investigating how people can be supported to reduce the amount of meat they eat.

Find out more about: Optimise

Digital pain application

Digital Pain Manikin

Study looking at whether it is feasible for people with long-term musculoskeletal conditions to self-report their pain using a smartphone app.

Find out more about: Digital Pain Manikin

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Psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

International study exploring the effect of the coronavirus pandemic and changing restrictions on our mental health and wellbeing.

Find out more about: Psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

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End of study information

Project looking to understand what information participants might need if they want to stop taking part in research before it has ended.

Find out more about: End of study information

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Looking to understand public opinion on a set of principles to support patients wishing to withdraw consent from a research study.

Find out more about: PeRSEVERE

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Digital physiotherapy and exercise research

Project developing a research study that will test a new home-based physiotherapy tool.

Find out more about: Digital physiotherapy and exercise research

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Cancer and psychological support

Online questionnaire looking to understand the experiences of people living with cancer when accessing psychological support services as part of their treatment and recovery.

Find out more about: Cancer and psychological support

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UK CRIS Membership

Project looking to explore and understand public and community perspectives around Greater Manchester becoming a member of UK CRIS.

Find out more about: UK CRIS Membership

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Locum doctors in the NHS

This study is looking to better understand the quality and safety of locum doctors working in the NHS.

Find out more about: Locum doctors in the NHS

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This research project is testing whether a smartphone app can help people to make healthier food choices when shopping for groceries.

Find out more about: SwapSHOP

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EVENS (Evidence for Equality National Survey)

This survey will investigate how the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown is affecting people and will document the experiences of ethnic and religious minority people.

Find out more about: EVENS (Evidence for Equality National Survey)

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Experiences of psychosis

An online study looking to understand how people’s experiences of relationships can link to the development of psychosis.

Find out more about: Experiences of psychosis

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Medicines helplines

This study hopes to improve patient safety by understanding how to improve NHS medicines helplines for the future.

Find out more about: Medicines helplines

There are currently no studies recruiting for this particular Research Type.