Post-Operative Morbidity reporting using Visual Life Adjusted Displays (POM-VLAD)

The project aims to improve the use of post-operative morbidity data by clinicians in order to improve quality of care and patient outcomes.

Using live operational data and improvement science to help primary care teams deliver better patient care: the Tower Hamlets EQUIP programme

This project aims to help GP practices work smarter using existing resources, supplemented by live operational data and coaching/training, to make effective operational changes.

Learning and sharing innovation in breathlessness management (E-Breathe)

London
Led by Professor Higginson at the Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London. A randomised controlled trial found that adults with refractory breathlessness and advanced disease had better quality of life when given access to a breathlessness support service. This project will involv...

The Future of Healthcare

South east England
The research is a collaboration between Oxford Internet Institute, The Oxford Department of Engineering Science, and the Oxford Martin School. This project looks at the automation of work in general practice surgeries. The project aims for the discovery of novel applications of automation ...

UCLH Enhanced Recovery App (ER-App): improving peri-operative quality for elective surgery using data on pathway compliance and surgical outcomes

London
This project aimed to improve patient outcomes following oesophago-gastric surgery, using a software application, the ER-App, to drive up the standard of peri-operative care.

Evaluation of a wearable wireless patch for vital signs monitoring after major surgery

North west England
This project involved the use of a wearable patch to monitor vital signs continuously and transmit results wirelessly, alerting staff to patient deterioration.

Electronic partner notification (ePN) of sexually transmitted infection

London
This project aimed to improve partner notification outcomes by offering patients diagnosed with a sexually transmitted infection access to Electronic Partner Notification.

Sepsis Smart: An interactive educational video to highlight sepsis diagnostic errors

South east England
A Spreading Improvement project run by Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust, the UK Sepsis Trust and film producer Martin Percy. A resource for use across the UK. Will develop and disseminate an interactive educational video to highlight sepsis diagnostic errors, covering the whole sepsi...

Stabilising sleep for patients admitted at acute crisis to psychiatric hospital: a pilot randomised controlled trial

South east England
The project involves treating sleep problems using the latest evidence-based techniques and technologies, with three key elements: state-of-the-art sleep monitoring devices to promote patient discussion about their sleep; regulation of the body clock through the timing of light and darkness; and ...

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

Scotland
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.

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