The Tookie Vest

“The concerns for the comfort of haemodialysis patients was obvious from the beginning. To give them comfort and modesty in a mixed unit, but most important of all, the vest giving security with restricted movement to the neck line both during the night and day for...

Improving patient involvement in diabetes management

“Self-care in Type 2 diabetes is very important and we wanted to look at digital apps as part of this. We’ve had some good feedback from the product from the start and our diabetes leads are keen on them.” Abeer Itrakjy, clinical pharmacist and transformation manager...

Faecal Calprotectin Pathway

“The calprotectin test is better than a colonoscopy” Patient quote Overview Faecal Calprotectin is an innovative diagnostic test that supports GPs in discriminating between irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Early identification...

An innovative approach to End of Life Care education

“The Milestones EOLC Package has proven to be a fantastic educational resource for us here at Barts Health. The materials, including the powerful short film, session plans, slides, and teaching notes provide everything needed to run an effective and engaging session...

House of Memories

“Very good idea to combine museum facilities with the health care setting. It’s nice to know other institutions out there care about our patients’ experiences in the hospital.” Hospital nurse Overview House of Memories is a pioneering project making a real...