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Learn more about our research. Meet the research team and our PhD students. Find out about our partners. See our publications.

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Ageing and Frailty

Healthy ageing research programme to improve the healthcare for older people, particularly those with frailty

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Stroke Rehabilitation

To improve the longer term psycho-social outcomes for people and their carers after stroke

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Care Homes

To enhance care provision and service for older people living in care homes

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Medicine Optimisation for Older People

Optimise prescription of medicine to achieve the best outcomes for patients

Our impacts, news and events

NewsNews - Ageing and Frailty
21 December 2023

New research grant award to explore and improve osteoporosis care for older women

We are delighted to have been awarded new research grant by National Institute for Health and Care Research to undertake qualitative exploration of older women and healthcare professional experiences to…
NewsNews - Ageing and Frailty
3 November 2023

Celebrating 36 years of world-class Ageing and Stroke Research in Bradford

36 years of commitment, innovation and perseverance in conducting world-class research to improve the health and care of older people and survivors of stroke. In 1987 Professor John Young and…
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6 June 2023

International spread of the Longer-term Unmet Needs after Stroke (LUNS) questionnaire

There has been continuous growing international interest in our 22 item Longer-term Unmet Needs after Stroke (LUNS) questionnaire. The tool has been translated into multiple languages including Dutch, French, Chinese,…

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