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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Polypharmacy Masterclasses

21st March 2024

Health Innovation North East and North Cumbria (HI NENC) ran Polypharmacy Masterclasses as part of their delivery of the Health...

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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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Trauma Informed Care

15th June 2021

A trauma informed approach is a system-wide approach to addressing the adversity that underlies much suffering and its impact on...

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Falls, Frailty and Care and Support Planning: Pilot Feasibility Project across Newcastle and Gateshead CCG

19th March 2021

This successful Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) study demonstrated that the identification and prevention of falls is feasible as part...

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AF card deck distributed to 2,200 GPs

21st February 2019

A card deck to support Atrial Fibrillation (AF) diagnosis and management in primary care has been created.  Endorsed by the...

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Health Call Undernutrition Service

30th January 2018

Undernutrition is a common health problem and a serious condition. Untreated it increases the risk of illness, clinical complications and...

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Assuring Quality of Care in Nursing Homes: Hydration Monitoring Solution

Dehydration is associated with poor outcomes such as falls, constipation, urinary tract infections, increased hospitalisation and mortality. Dehydration in older...

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Further deployment of ‘Deciding Right’ across the North East and Cumbria

‘Deciding Right’ is an initiative that aims to help people make healthcare decisions in advance. Individuals of all ages who...

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Resource matching and e-referrals with Palliative Care and Care Homes across Cumbria

Transferring patients from one kind of care to another is a complicated process. Failures in coordination between care providers can...

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Rocket Medical – Pleural Manometry Device

The pleural manometry device has been designed as a simple but effective means of removing excess fluid from the chest...

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Sleepstation – a digital diagnostic tool and treatment for insomnia disorder

22nd November 2017

Rubrum is a digital healthcare company, specialising in the delivery of evidence-based psychological therapies through a sophisticated, automated and scalable...

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