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HBSC Network Publishes: Trends in young people’s health and social determinants

The special report on trends, published Tuesday 24 March 2015, is a collection of in-depth studies of comparable data on a wide range of topics, from multiple countries and repeated surveys of school children. Findings include some significant improvements in how young people report their own health and well-being. Overall, the results ...continue

University of St Andrews experts help to improve hospital safety

University of St Andrews experts are part of a consortium of researchers set to benefit from a grant of £4.2 million, announced by Health Secretary Shona Robison today, to establish a new Scottish Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Institute (SHAIPI). The announcement represents one of the largest single investments into research to tackle ...continue

Global Phase 3 “STAND” Trial Launched to Test New Tuberculosis Drug Regimen PaMZ to Shorten, Improve Treatment

TB Alliance and its partners announced the launch of STAND, a global Phase 3 clinical trial of a drug regimen, which shows the potential to improve multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment by being dramatically shorter, simpler, safer, and affordable than current standard therapy. It also shows promise to improve treatment for ...continue