Wednesday 12 August 2020
Major Trauma research study launches
We are excited to announce the start of a new research study which should help with our understanding and treatment of patients with Major Trauma - The Functional outcomes In Trauma (FIT) Study.
It will be running from 2020-2022 and is starting soon.
Please see more information on the posters provided below to learn more!
Detailed information poster
Thursday 12 April 2018
Leeds Teaching Hospitals to star in new ITV documentary as part of NHS 70 celebrations
The emergency departments at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust are set to star in an exciting new ITV programme hosted by Davina McCall as part of national NHS 70...
Wednesday 11 April 2018
Leeds Major Trauma Centre Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
The Leeds Major Trauma Centre was officially launched in April 2013.
Seeing a variety of patients, the MTC is designed to be the first port of call for adults and children...
Friday 10 November 2017
Leeds Major Trauma Centre now accepting night flights thanks to generous donation
Seriously ill or injured patients from across Yorkshire are benefitting from extended air ambulance flying hours thanks to a generous donation to the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
Over £132,000 was...
Monday 16 October 2017
£500 donation to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Elaine Graves, Clinical Support Worker in Major Trauma at the LGI, has successfully helped raise £500 in donations for Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA).
Elaine nominated the YAA over 2 years ago...
Monday 25 September 2017
Major trauma team take on triathlon
Doctors, nurses and support staff from our Major Trauma Centre took part in a brutal 70.3-mile triathlon to raise funds for Day One.
The team participated in the Ironman challenge in...
Thursday 29 December 2016
Huge donation is New Year gift for Day One Trauma charity
Day One, the trauma support charity which supports patients treated in the major trauma centre at Leeds General Infirmary, has received a massive boost just in time for the New...
Monday 21 November 2016
International visit from Pakistan delegation
The Major Trauma Centre team at LGI and Clinical Genetics at Chapel Allerton played host to a visit from a Pakistan and UK Defence Medical Services delegation. This included the...
Friday 11 September 2015
Young Ben’s treatment is world first for Leeds Teaching Hospitals’ trauma team
A seven-year-old boy from Pontefract is the youngest person in the world to have had a pioneering type of minimally invasive procedure to treat a serious aortic injury he suffered...