The Fallsafe project

South east England
Led by Adam Darowski, Consultant Geriatrician, John Radcliffe Hospital and run by the National Falls and Bone Health Programme in a variety of hospital settings across the South Central region of England, this project aimed to ensure that simple guidelines are implemented in hospital wards to red...

Optimising care pathways for acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack

Midlands
Led by Dr Anthony Kenton, Consultant Neurologist at University Hospital Coventry, this project aimed to improve the quality of urgent care for strokes and transient ischaemic attacks. The project team developed and implemented a hyper-acute evidence-based pathway from urgent care through to secon...

Abdominal aortic aneurysm, improving outcomes for patients

Carried out by the Audit and Research Committee of the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland in partnership with the Circulation Foundation, the Vascular Anaesthetic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, and the British Society of Interventional Radiology, this project aimed to reduce mor...

Delivering better care for infants with brain injury

East of England
Run by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in conjunction with the East of England Perinatal Network, this project aimed to improve the care of infants born with hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy (HIE), a critical shortage of blood flow and oxygen to the brain.