Funding for better outcomes for elderly after hip surgery
With hip fracture posing a major risk of death in people over 50, a new study aims to establish evidence…
The Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour (PRCHB) uses intervention and service delivery to promote healthy behaviours and good quality healthcare across communities.
Led by its highly experienced Director, Professor John Wiggers, the PRCHB brings together a number of separate research groups to harness their combined wealth of research expertise. The major groups include:
The Goals of the PRCHB are to increase understanding of, and solutions for:
The PRCHB combines researchers from a variety of fields to carry out high quality, intervention-focused health behaviour research targeting key public health issues.
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