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The last UK Research Excellence Framework in 2014 confirmed that 87% of the University’s research has global reach, meaning it is recognised internationally in terms of its originality, significance and rigour.
Birmingham is 82nd in the 2016 QS World University Rankings, cementing our position in the top 100 universities globally and placing us 11th out of the 24 Russell Group universities to feature in the ranking. The University of Birmingham has extensive experience of EU collaboration and partnerships.
The University of Birmingham will undertake the following areas of research for the project:
(1) Assessment of anxiety and depression, health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and cognitive impairment over time in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who survive an intracranial haemorrhage (ICH).
(2) To explore, in an embedded qualitative sub-study, patient and physician’s attitudes to antithrombotic treatment (DOAC, antiplatelet therapy or no therapy) among AF patients who are ICH-survivors.View All Partners