Since our inception, we have contributed to a broad range of research projects.

We have addressed review topics as diverse as palliative care, orthopaedic surgery, oral health in care homes, child protection, increasing physical activity, and cardiac monitors.

Current research projects


We work closely with Cedar in its role as a healthcare technology research centre.

Wales Cancer Research Centre - Palliative Care Evidence Review Service (PaCERS)

We work with the Wales Cancer Research Centre supporting the palliative care evidence review service team.

Cochrane Public Health Review Group

We are closely involved with the group. Team members are authors on several Cochrane systematic reviews.

Current systematic reviews in progress

Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Centre

Systematic reviews for the Research Centre includes:

  • Advance care planning training for Care Home employed health care professionals
  • Evaluating the contribution of qualitative Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis to cancer including cancer related end of life research with patient and carers
  • A systematic review of the economic costs of GI consequences of treatment for cancer patients and healthcare providers