Who We Are

Leeds BRC is led by Professor Paul Emery, the most highly cited rheumatologist [...]

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Facilities and Infrastructure

Leeds BRC is based at Chapel Allerton Hospital where the majority [...]

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Research Themes

There are two translational research themes within the BRC, which [...]

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Information for Patients

Here you can find links to organisations and information to give [...]

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Ongoing Studies

Typically the BRC will be involved in approximately 50 actively [...]

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Emerging Research

Emerging research includes muscle pathologies, cardiovascular comorbidity, [...]

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About the PPI Group

The Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) group was established in [...]

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Resources for Researchers

Support and Development MSc in Health Research Applied Health Cooperative Leeds [...]

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Recent News

 March 27, 2017

Professor Paul Emery is again the most cited European rheumatology researcher

Professor Paul Emery tops a list of the 30 most cited rheumatology authors in Europe, based on a publication analysis from 2007 – 2013 by Lab Times (add link to article). He has held this position since a previous analysis from 1997-2008, reflecting [...]

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 February 15, 2017

Knee replacement grant success

Professors Hemant Pandit and Anthony Redmond have just had confirmation that their UKIERI grant has been successful. The project will fund activity in Leeds and with our partners in India (£121k in UK and ~£65k India) for unicompartmental knee replacement, [...]

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Recommended Publications

 April, 01 2017

Dynamic virtual simulation of the occurrence and severity of...

Variation in the surgical positioning of total hip replacement can result in edge loading of the femoral head on the rim of the acetabular cup. Previous work has reported the effect of edge loading on the wear of hip replacement bearings with a fixed [...]

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 March, 15 2017

PEEK and CFR-PEEK as alternative bearing materials to UHMWPE...

© 2017 The AuthorsNew bearing materials for total joint replacement have been explored as the need to improve longevity and enhance performance is driven by the changing demands of the patient demographic. Carbon-reinforced PEEK has demonstrated good [...]

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