A new focus of lipid-lowering therapy for secondary prevention vascular and diabetic foot patients in a pharmacist-led clinic.

5th April 2024

Approximately 25-28 % of UK CVD deaths are due to raised cholesterol; every 1.0 mmol/L in LDL-C is associated with...

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Lipid Optimisation – the role of a Pharmacy Technician

24th April 2023

Pharmacy technicians have a dedicated skill set and knowledge base. This enables them to triage a patient list and make...

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Use of Attend Anywhere during COVID-19 pandemic

15th September 2021

The Medical Psychology Department at South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provide psychological assessment and treatment services to individuals, struggling...

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Delivery of the National PReCePT (Prevention of Cerebral Palsy in the PreTerm Infant) Programme in the North East and North Cumbria (NENC) region

28th July 2020

The aim of the PReCePT Programme was to increase the numbers of eligible women offered magnesium sulphate to prevent cerebral...

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Establishing a Centre of Excellence for the Evaluation of Diagnostic Tests to Accelerate Efficient Emergency Stroke Care

26th June 2018

The NIHR Newcastle In Vitro Diagnostics Co-operative (one of the eleven MedTech and In vitro diagnostics Co-operatives, MICs) and the...

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Point of Care Diagnostic Test for Influenza, Transforming Pathways in a UK Medical Assessment Suite (MAS).

The key to effective influenza (flu) management is time – the quicker the presence or absence of flu can be...

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PneuX Prevention System for Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

31st January 2018

NHS Innovation Accelerator Fellow: Peter Young The PneuX System is designed to stop ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP), which is the leading cause of...

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UroLift® (Prostatic Urethral Lift) Shows Great Potential for Treatment of Enlarged Prostate

UroLift® is an innovative, cost-effective, short and non-invasive treatment for the common condition of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), in which...

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Episcissors-60 Reduces the Risk of Injuries

Episcissors-60 are simple to use surgical scissors, which guide an accurate mediolateral episiotomy at 60 degrees, thereby removing human error...

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Non Injectable Arterial Connector (NIC)

NHS Innovation Accelerator Fellow: Maryanne Mariyaselvam The NIC is intended to improve the safety and care of patients with arterial lines in...

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myCOPD Integrated Online System

NHS Innovation Accelerator Fellow: Simon Bourne Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a lung disease that is characterised by airflow obstruction or...

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Versal Slide Sheet

8th December 2017

The Moving and Handling Team at County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust (CDDFT) have developed a simplified and improved...

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