AlcoChange: a smartphone tool to reduce alcohol use and admissions in alcoholic liver disease

AlcoChange is an innovative behaviour change model developed by a team at the trust. The project will involve providing ALD patients with a smartphone app and breathalyser that will enable them to accurately self-monitor their alcohol intake.

Evidence-based treatment pathway for insomnia in prison: a feasibility study

This project aims to  improve insomnia symptons and sleep quality, as well as other health-related outcomes, in prison populations.

Implementation of the TRAK intervention to enable e-rehab for knee conditions: a web-based intervention suite to support self-management in rehabilitation

Musculoskeletal conditions are extremely common, accounting for 30% of GP consultations. Knee conditions are the most common and can significantly affect mobility and quality of life. A team at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board has developed TRAK – an application suite that provides a pati...

My contraceptive choice

This project aims to change contraceptive conversations to improve satisfaction with contraceptive methods and reduce unintended pregnancy.

Neuro LTC: Online integrated care plan

This project aims to improve communication and integration across various care settings, improve patient care and increase self-management capabilities.

Preparing for surgery: The community pre-habilitation and wellbeing project (the PREP-WELL Project)

This project aims to improve patient health and fitness prior to surgery, leading to improved outcomes postoperatively.

Psycho-social interventions to improve self-management of long-term conditions

This project is aiming to encourage active and effective self-care and improve quality of life for people with long term conditions.

Smart rehabilitation at home before and after lung surgery

A team at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust has developed a tailored at-home smart device app that aims to improve patient fitness for surgery, therefore reducing post-surgical complications and enhancing recovery.

SmartCareCF: Improving the delivery and quality of care for people with cystic fibrosis

SmartCareCF is a pilot project run by the Cystic Fibrosis Trust which aims to address the problems with delivering health services for the growing number of cystic fibrosis patients. It will use smart technologies to provide safe, home-based management of cystic fibrosis. 

Supporting patients and families after hospital discharge following critical illness: implementation and evaluation of a novel e-health resource

This innovation from NHS Lothian is looking to address this gap by providing information to these patients, and facilitating early supported discharge and supported self-management post-hospital discharge.