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Case Studies


The Innovation Case Studies section provides a comprehensive list of exemplar innovation projects from across the NHS. These innovations have been carefully selected to represent a range of ideas from medical technologies through to service and pathway re design. Each case study provides a background to the innovation and a contact for further information.

 Click on the Case Study Browse area on the right to find examples by clinical area.

If you have an innovation case study you would like us to publish on the portal please contact the Innovation team at england.innovation@nhs.net

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Atrial Fibrillation is the most common heart rhythm disturbance in the UK and Ireland: it affects around 2 million people each year and is responsible for one third of all strokes. AF and...
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Ambulatory ECG Monitor

The C.Net5000 ambulatory ECG monitor provides 24 or 48 hour ‘Holter’ ECG arrhythmia analysis quickly and efficiently in Primary Care. This is a ‘Holter’ monitor with built-in...

Arterial Testing (turn back time)

In the UK, around 180,000 people die each year from cardiovascular disease (CVD). There are around 150,000 incidents of stroke each year with around 50,000 deaths. There are...

Digital Data Devices Cardio Service

This service delivers the provision of digital data devices which allow an extended cardio service to be run through primary care. This new service provides 24 hour BP,...

Treatment of DVT or PE with Rivaroxaban

The current treatment of patients with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE) is burdensome, requiring a dual drug approach of low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) injections...

Interface for GP requesting for Radiology and Improved Patient Communication

Facilitating improved communication with patients and General Practitioners using the services provided within Radiology Radiology at Aintree University Hospital NHS...