Nurses can play a pivotal role in emergency department research

If you have ever thought you should be involved in research, act on it

The NHS Long Term Plan specifically refers to increasing the number of people involved in research

All of us working in emergency and urgent care believe patients should receive evidence-based care, but it is possible you have never thought about the research underpinning this.

The NHS Long Term Plan highlights the importance of research and innovation in driving health outcomes, with specific reference to increasing the number of people able to participate in research.

It is often difficult when reading strategy documents to think how they might apply to our


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