We are grateful to all those who took part in this research study and also to a number of people who helped in various ways to make it happen. In the latter category we would like to acknowledge the valued input of: Geralynn Walsh; Emma Hoctor; Gordon Burnett; Jan Clarkson; Joanne Grant and Claire Lennon.
We would also like to extend our gratitude to the staff within the AHRC for their continued support and involvement.
Dr Colin Macduff (Principal Investigator), Dr Fiona Wood (Postdoctoral Research Fellow), Charlie Hackett (Lecturer)
Prof Alastair Macdonald (Co-Investigator), Dr David Loudon (Research Fellow)
Dr John McGhee (Co-Investigator), Dylan Gauld (Research Assistant)
Dr Stephanie Dancer, Consultant Microbiologist, Hairmyres Hospital, NHS Lanarkshire
Dr Anne Marie Karcher, Consultant & Infection Prevention and Control Doctor, NHS Grampian