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Liver Disease

Lifestyle as Therapy in Liver Disease

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Jadine Scragg

This feasibility study aims to assess the proposed recruitment strategies in a well-defined patient group with advanced Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and will determine whether…

Personalised Nutrition in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD): Feasibility of a Nutrigenomic Therapeutic Approach

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Laura Haigh 

NAFLD is a metabolic liver disease that poses a considerable challenge for 21st century healthcare. This increasingly common cause of liver dysfunction and multi-morbidity demands effective dietetic input…

Stratified medicine in Primary Biliary Cholangitis

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Newcastle has led the development and implementation of stratified personalised medicine into normal clinical practice, for the autoimmune liver disease PBC.

Rather than being given a single standard therapy, the…

Chronic Cognitive Impairment in Cholestatic Liver Disease: Impact, Pathogenesis, Treatment and Relevance to Dementia

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Principal Investigator: Professor David Jones

To develop the essential tools to allow us to explore the utility of early OCA as a transformative treatment for cholestatic cognitive impairment.

The Study

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NIHR Award supports physiotherapist Kate Hallsworth’s research career

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Dr Kate Hallsworth, a Senior Research Physiotherapist and NIHR Clinical Lecturer at The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust/Newcastle University and joint Principal Investigator on a project co-funded…