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25 June 2019


A cutting-edge cardiac test creates a 3D model of the heart’s arteries to help physicians understand patient risk, in an innovation that is improving care for people with suspected coronary artery disease ‘In the old days, the approach was “If it looks blocked, open it up.” In modern coron...

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25 June 2019


Enlarged prostate is a common condition but traditional surgical methods can cause some serious side-effects. A new technique called UroLift®, being spread across the region with support from UCLPartners, is revolutionising the way enlarged prostate is treated and the patient experience. For men o...

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24 June 2019


Darren Sharpe is a social scientist specialising in participatory research in the development of social and health policy. Darren works at the University of East London and is a UCLPartners Researcher in Residence in Newham, focussing on improvements in primary care. Darren explains more about his role and the dif...

24 June 2019


3D heart modelling to rapidly diagnose coronary disease and an advanced blood test which can cut the time it takes to rule-out a heart attack by 75% are among a raft of technological innovations being introduced for patients across the NHS. New innovations have already reached 300,000 patients across the country, and NHS...

6 June 2019


In this month’s newsletter we hear from John Illingworth on the support we are giving trusts to adopt innovative ideas to improve patient safety, we announce the four hospital departments we’ll be working with to pilot Care Opinion - a patient feedback platform, and we reflect on the impact on some of our work t...