Steve Hartshorn - Research Nurse

      Steve Hartshorn, DipHE
      Research Nurse

      Steve Hartshorn


      Steve qualified as a Registered Nurse in 2004. He has worked in the Endoscopy departments at both the Leicester General Hospital and the Glenfield Hospital. Following this he also worked in Out-Patients at the Leicester General Hospital as a staff nurse for a number of different clinics including orthopaedics, respiratory, urology, gastrointestinal and diabetes medicine. Steve commenced his role in the BRU in December 2012 and has worked on several BRU studies.


      Research Projects:

      • ACUTE Study: Does breaking sedentary time improve glucose regulation in women with impaired glucose tolerance? A Balanced Incomplete Block Design Study
      • ADIPOSE study: Analysing Differences in glycaemic control Immediately Post Obesity Surgery
      • FIT 2 SIT study: The impact of cardio-respiratory fitness on an individual’s metabolic response to prolonged sitting and light activity breaks

      Contact Details:

      Leicester Diabetes Centre (Broadleaf)
      Leicester General Hospital
      Gwendolen Road
      Leicester, LE5 4PW, UK
      Tel: 0116 258 8070
      Fax: 0116 258 4499
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