|PROJECT TITLE||POST-DOCTORAL BRIDGING FELLOWSHIP: PREHOSPITAL PAEDIATRIC PAIN|
|Funding body||Health Education England|
|Team/consortium||University of Lincoln (UoL)
East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EMAS)
University of Nottingham (UoN)
Monash University (MU)
|Overarching aim||Develop a competitive application for a post-doctoral fellowship [NIHR ICA Clinical Lectureship].|
|Objectives||Design a substantial research project.
Develop a programme of training.
Collaborate and network. Bring together a team to manage the research project.
Disseminate research findings from PhD.
Combine above objectives, develop, and then submit a substantial post-doctoral fellowship application.
|Methods||Current plan for proposed research project:
Title: Pre-hospital pain management in children and young people: An intervention development and early feasibility study.
Aim: Explore the experiences of children, young people, parents/carers and ambulance clinicians and develop a co-produced intervention to improve pre-hospital pain management.
Methods: A mixed methods sequential exploratory study will be performed, including a multiple qualitative case study (work package [WP]1), consensus methods (WP2) and feasibility testing (WP3).
|Outputs||Post-doctoral fellowship application submission.|
|Impact||Improved quality of care for children suffering pain who are attended by ambulance.|