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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.

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Vehicular Access to Community Services for Older People in Care Homes

The idea is to provide services such as dental care/oral health promotion to older people in care by placing mobile services within a vehicle that would park at the care home. ...

Early Presentation of Cancer Symptoms Collaborative Programme

This is a community-led social marketing intervention to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of cancer, encouraging people towards earlier presentation at GP surgeries. ...

Education and Support for Care Homes

Why NHS individual expertise is great, but shared NHS expertise is so much greater! The NHS is rich in expertise, but not always good at sharing it. Take Kai Brownhill, a lead...

PolyPhotonix

PolyPhotonix, a bio-photonic research and development company, has developed a light therapy sleep mask, Noctura 400, for the prevention and treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy. ...

iCat Reduces Inpatient Falls

An iCat (innovating clinical academic team) is a new way of organising staff while they improve how patient care is provided on the frontline. The initial focus for this...

Skin Protective Fabric – Parafricta

Parafricta is a new, innovative, fully developed and approved skin protective fabric. It is proven to prevent and help heal bedsores (pressure ulcers), thereby, enhancing...

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...

Brent Model of Sustaining Recovery and Relapse Prevention (SRRP)

The Department of Health refers to recovery and ‘relapse prevention’ (RP) in many policies such as the National Service Framework and NICE guidelines for adult mental health, with little...

Patient Rescue

An automatic in-hospital patient tracking, alerting and referral system for Acute Kidney Injury and to prevent Serious Adverse Events (emerging ITU admission, emergency surgery and...