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Data-driven approaches to identifying patterns of asthma medication adherence

A new study published this week in Scientific Reports uses data-driven research to identify patterns of behaviour in children and how they follow their asthma medication regime. The paper identifies...
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Blog series: Asthma Diagnosis in Primary Care: A Clinical Prediction Model – Luke Daines

Nearing completion of his studies as an Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research affiliated PhD student, Luke Daines’ blog series reflects on a workshop he held in June 2020 focussing...
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Data-driven approaches to identifying asthma subtypes – what are the challenges?

In May 2020 a group of AUKCAR researchers from the University of Edinburgh had their review ‘Challenges of clustering multimodal clinical data: a review of applications in asthma subtyping’ published...
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Centre Director to trial salt water solution to treat Covid-19

A study involving a simple salt water solution which may help to reduce the early symptoms and progression of Covid-19, has launched. The ELVIS COVID-19 study builds on a trial...
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New study to identify highest risk factors for COVID-19

Researchers from the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research are calling for the public to sign up to a new study which will help identify who is most at risk...
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Hormonal contraception protects from asthma, study suggests

A study from researchers at the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research suggests that the use of hormonal contraceptives, used to suppress the activities of sex hormones and prevent pregnancy...
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Exploring the experiences of older adults living with asthma

A new project at the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research is exploring the perceptions of older adults in the UK with asthma.
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Edinburgh centre to boost respiratory research

A new data research centre, coordinated from Edinburgh, will help to improve the lives of people living with respiratory conditions.
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Exploring the views of people with asthma on physical activity

PhD student, Leanne Tyson, is looking for adults with asthma to take part in her study, to inform the development of a physical activity intervention.
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Watch Asthma UK videos featuring research from the Centre

Dr Luke Daines and Dr Louise Fleming, both from the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research, are showcased in recent videos from Asthma UK.
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