Miriam Golding- Day (nee Day) is a Health and Care Professions Council registered Orthotist/Prosthetist. Before coming to work at the university she practiced within adult and paediatric NHS services as well as volunteering her skills abroad. Miriam's has experience of working within several multidisciplinary research teams, and has a specific interest in research into the provision of orthotic intervention following stroke. Currently she is the principal investigator for the OTIS study, a 4 phase mixed methods project culminating in a Feasibility RCT exploring the timing of specialist orthotic intervention following stroke. She is also involved with the BATH-OUT (1&2), BISC, FEMUR 3 and OPTIMISM trials.
Miriam has a particular interest in the use of orthoses in stroke rehabilitation.
Can early specialist orthotic assessment lead to improved rehabilitation outcomes and reduced complications for patients following a stroke? (OTIS study)
Fracture in the Elderly Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation - Phase III (FEMuR III)
Optimising Psychoeducation for Transient Ischaemic Attack and Minor Stroke Management (OPTIMISM study)
WHITEHEAD, PHILLIP J., GOLDING-DAY, MIRIAM R., BELSHAW, STUART, DAWSON, TONY, JAMES, MARILYN and WALKER, MARION F., 2018. Bathing adaptations in the homes of older adults (BATH-OUT): results of a feasibility randomised controlled trial (RCT) BMC PUBLIC HEALTH. 18,
WHITEHEAD, PJ, JAMES, M, BELSHAW, S, DAWSON, T, DAY, MR and WALKER, MF, 2016. Bathing adaptations in the homes of older adults (BATH-OUT): Protocol for a Feasibility Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT) BMJ Open. 6, e013448
NIHR Research Capability Grant - Nottinghamshire CCG
Can early diagnosis and orthotic intervention lead to improved rehabilitation outcomes and prevent secondary complications for patients following stroke?
NIHR School for Social Care Research
Bathing Adaptations in the Homes of Older Adults (BATH-OUT study)
NIHR Research for Patient Benefit
Biopsychosocial Intervention for Stroke Carers (BISC study)