Patient Care

10th June 2021

Pioneering research is first in UK to transform imaging for infants with congenital heart disease

The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and the University of Leeds host the first UK research project focused on improving magnetic resonance imaging of infants with […]
20th May 2021

Pioneering ‘key hole’ hip replacement surgery takes place at Grantham and District Hospital

The first ever key hole hip replacement has been carried out at Grantham and District Hospital. The pioneering ‘key hole’ SuperPath® hip replacement was recently carried […]
18th May 2021

Hillrom exclusively supplying patient handling equipment to Forth Valley Health Board

Acting Manager of the Joint Loan Equipment Service for Falkirk Council, Brian Stewart, discusses the significance of reliable and durable safe patient handling equipment in hospital […]
18th May 2021

Pioneering spinal treatment helping adults with debilitating condition

The first adult patient to be treated at Salford Royal with a new drug for a debilitating spinal condition said she is excited that there is […]
17th May 2021

Smiths Medical announces the ECRI Evaluation of the CADD®-Solis V4 Wireless Ambulatory Infusion System

Smiths Medical, a leading medical device manufacturer, announces the release of the ECRI evaluation report for CADD®-Solis v4 with wireless communication Patient-Controlled Analgesic (PCA) and epidural […]
13th May 2021

The Royal Marsden Private Care opens new diagnostic and treatment centre

The Royal Marsden has expanded its Private Care presence in London by officially opening a brand-new, research -led, diagnostic, outpatient and treatment facility in Cavendish Square. […]
12th May 2021

Long-acting injectable medicine as potential route to COVID-19 therapy

Researchers from the University of Liverpool have shown the potential of repurposing an existing and cheap drug into a long-acting injectable therapy that could be used […]
10th May 2021

Hospital trust reinvesting millions in savings in frontline staff, education and patient care

A hospital trust’s savings on orthopaedic trauma products through NHS Supply Chain has allowed it to reinvest in frontline staff, education and patient care. Nottingham University […]
5th May 2021

Elderley A&E admissions rise by over a third

The number of over 60s admitted to Accident and Emergency (A&E) departments in the North as a result of slips, trips and falls has risen by […]