[Skip to content]

Mid Cheshire Hospitals - NHS Foundation Trust
Departments and services How To Find Us
Search our Site

Paediatric Research

The Paediatric Department at Leighton is actively involved in Research. European Law has decided that it is very important that all medicines and treatments used for children and babies have been thoroughly researched. We therefore aim to provide equitable access to research for the local paediatric population, please see our current studies listed below


Name of Study

Topic Area

Trial to assess

Principle Investigator


Cystic Fibrosis – pseudomonas treatment

Optimal therapy for pseudomonas eradication in Cystic Fibrosis

Dr Ellison


Diabetes – type 1

To establish a cohort of people with incident type 1 diabetes and their sibblings to investigate further the relative importance of recognized risk factors in progression and development of the disease.

Dr Adrian Heald Co-investigator Dr McGuigan








Latest news

Related pages