Improving quality of life and swallowing function in patients with head and neck cancer: Development and feasibility of a Swallowing Intervention Pack (SIP)

Funded by Chief Scientist Office.

Collaboration with City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Trust, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, NHS Lothian, Ninewells Hospital & Medical School, Queen Margaret Hospital, Southern General Hospital, Talking Mats Ltd and University of Chester.

Total award value £195,408.00

People (2)


Professor Mary Wells
Professor Mary Wells

Honorary Professor, NMAHP

Dr David Cairns
Dr David Cairns

Lecturer, Computing Science

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Wells M, King E, Toft K, MacAulay F, Patterson J, Dougall N, Hulbert-Williams N, Boa S, Slaven E, Cowie J, McGarva J, Niblock PG, Philp J & Roe J (2016) Development and feasibility of a Swallowing intervention Package (SiP) for patients receiving radiotherapy treatment for head and neck cancer - the SiP study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 2 (1), Art. No.: 40.