A number of information sheets and general guidance documents
are available to help researchers as follows:
General guidance/information sheets
The Research Management Office has produced a series of guidance/information sheets to
assist researchers with many aspects of the research process.
Patient information sheets and ethics
Guidance on writing patient information sheets in relation to
applications to Research Ethics Committees can be found on the NRES website.
Patient information leaflet about research
The Trust has produced a generic information leaflet for patients involved
in research studies.
Here is a copy of our Research Policy and also our Safety Reporting Standard Operating
Glossary of terms
A glossary of common research-related terms has
also been produced.
Guidance on identifying patients participating in research
The department has produced a template for labels to identify the notes of
patients who are participating in research studies.
Guidance on archiving study files
Further information on
archiving study files is available here.