News

Kiian farewells his hair for cardiac research

16 Jun 2017

Kiian Ratten is 9 years old and has always been known as the kid with the hair! His father Daniel was recently diagnosed with Long QT Syndrome, a genetic heart condition that is treatable, but can result in in sudden fainting, seizures or even sudden death if it is undetected. Kiian, from Perth Western Australia,

Participants sought for vaccine research study

14 Jun 2017

The research team investigating the effects of vaccines on the human immune system is seeking members of the community to participate in the trial.

The use of Dexamethasone in Hip and Knee arthroplasty to improve short term recovery

Joint replacement surgery is an increasingly common procedure which uses significant hospital resources.

Laying the funding foundation for the LGH’s future

The Clifford Craig Foundation will expand its role at the Launceston General Hospital to enhance outcomes for the facility, its patients and staff.

Project 162 – ANZICS Trial (ICU) – TARGET

01 Feb 2017

Dr Matt Brain – $57,000. ANZICS Trial (ICU) – The Augmented vs. Reduced Goal for Energy delivery in ICU Trial (TARGET) Randomised Controlled Trial