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Research & Development


Find out more about our research in the sections below.

You can keep up to date with some of the research studies also via our social media pages on Facebook and Twitter.

About our research work

Queen Square Medical Practice is an award winning, research active practice which is proud to be part of a growing network of local NIHR funded practices.  We have a dedicated ... [continue] About our research work

ATTACK study

ATTACK seeks to find out if low-dose aspirin reduce the chance of a first heart attack or stroke in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). If the video fails to ... [continue] ATTACK study

Colour COPD

  The Colour COPD is a randomised controlled trial of usual care (self-management plan) versus usual care plus the use of a sputum colour chart to manage COPD exacerbations (worsening ... [continue] Colour COPD

Contact the research team

Dr Sam Moon, Elley Sowerby & Sadie McKeand If you are interested to find out more about research at the practice please contact us. Email: lnccg[email protected] Twitter: @QSResearchTeam Tel: 01524 843333


Dare2Think is a transformational project that will test a new way of running clinical trials at General Practices in the NHS.   Please see the Dare2Think study video here  

De-Stress Study

Providing effective treatment and support for mental distress is a stated government aim. Within low-income communities, use of antidepressant medications is relatively high, but current strategies frame mental distress as ... [continue] De-Stress Study

Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression (GLAD) Study

The Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression (GLAD) Study is a project set up to support studies exploring risk factors for depression and/or anxiety.  Here is a video to explain more about ... [continue] Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression (GLAD) Study

HIS UK Condom Study

Are you male aged 16-25 and don’t always use condoms with new or casual partners?  HIS-UK is a programme designed to improve young men’s experiences of condoms by making the ... [continue] HIS UK Condom Study

Join Dementia

Dementia affects more than 850,000 people in the UK. Research offers hope. Only through research can we understand what causes dementia diseases, develop effective treatments and improve the care of ... [continue] Join Dementia

Reverse Study

The REVERSE study is investigating whether self-monitoring is practical and acceptable for people with raised blood pressure (pre-hypertension, PHT) and health care professionals within primary care. We know that people ... [continue] Reverse Study

Singing for Lung Health: Breath of Fresh Air Choir

In 2022, we were successful in being awarded funding via the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Managed Covid Recovery Fund to enable us to work in collaboration with The ... [continue] Singing for Lung Health: Breath of Fresh Air Choir

Urgent Public Health – COVID-19 studies

  Panoramic Panoramic is a national trial sponsored by Oxford University, aimed at finding new antiviral treatments for COVID-19. If you are interested, our local recruiting hub practice is Lancaster Medical ... [continue] Urgent Public Health – COVID-19 studies