Current studies

The clinical research studies currently available to patients at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust are listed here.

Anaesthetics and pain

Cancer, including cancers of the blood

Critical care

Diabetes, stroke, heart and blood vessel disease

Ear, nose and throat, infectious diseases, eyes and lungs

Skin, muscle, bone and connective tissue disorders



Women, newborn and children’s research

Finding research studies on the internet

Clinical research studies happening locally and nationally can be found by searching the following databases:

UK Clinical Trials Gateway

Join Dementia Research Join dementia research

Home Cancer Research UK

Research for the Future Logo Research for the future (for patients with diabetes, heart and lung disease)