Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme Lancashire and South Cumbria – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust held on 6 September 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme Coventry and Warwickshire – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the Coventry and Warwickshire screening service held on 10 July 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw screening service held on 15 March 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme Essex – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the Essex screening service held on 20 February 2018.

Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: Return on Investment Tool: Final Report – Public Health England

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention is a major public health priority in England. The NHS RightCare Optimal Pathway has highlighted 6 CVD high-risk conditions that are currently under-diagnosed and insufficiently managed despite a range of available interventions, and therefore represent targets

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Sussex Screening Programme – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the Sussex AAA screening programme held on 22 February 2018.

Getting serious about cardiovascular disease in the South-West – Public Health England

Getting serious about cardiovascular disease in the south-west collects available data and evidence. This helps to target CVD prevention work along the care pathway. The report: identifies the gap in care and quality in the CVD pathway in the south-west summarises the CVD prevention initiatives already

Cardiac rehabilitation in the South West – Public Health England

Cardiac rehabilitation in the south-west reviews 2016 to 2017 data from the National Audit of Cardiac Rehabilitation to: highlight unmet need and gaps in care in relation to national standards summarise the opportunities for quality improvement provide recommendations addressing the

Cardiac arrhythmias in coronary heart disease: SIGN 152 – Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network

This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for the management of cardiac arrest and the arrhythmias associated with acute coronary syndrome (ACS), chronic CHD and cardiac surgery. It excludes arrhythmias not associated with CHD such as supraventricular tachycardias associated with accessory pathways

E‑vita open plus for treating complex aneurysms and dissections of the thoracic aorta: Medical technologies guidance [MTG16] – NICE

Evidence-based recommendations on the E-vita open plus for treating complex aneurysms and dissections of the thoracic aorta. This guidance has been updated to include a review of the cost model using more recent values. New evidence and updated costs identified

Getting serious about cardiovascular disease in South West England – Public Health England

This report assesses cardiovascular disease in the South West. It focuses on risk factors, heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and diabetes. It is aimed at commissioners and providers of health care services in the South West.  It collects available data and evidence,

Chronic heart failure in adults: Quality standard [QS9] – NICE

This updated quality standard covers assessing, diagnosing and managing chronic heart failure in adults (aged 18 and over). It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.

Chronic heart failure in adults: diagnosis and management: NICE guideline [NG106] – NICE

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing chronic heart failure in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve diagnosis and treatment to increase the length and quality of life for people with heart failure.

Management of stable angina: (SIGN 151) – Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network

This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations and best practice guidance on the management of patients with stable angina. It covers the investigations necessary to confirm the presence of stable angina, the optimum medical treatment to relieve symptoms and the relative benefits

Leadless cardiac pacemaker implantation for bradyarrhythmias: Interventional procedures guidance [IPG626] – NICE

Evidence-based recommendations on leadless cardiac pacemaker implantation for bradyarrhythmias in adults. This involves inserting a device into the heart that helps it beat at a normal rate. Evidence on the safety of leadless cardiac pacemaker implantation for bradyarrhythmias shows that

Sutureless aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis: Interventional procedures guidance [IPG624] – NICE

Evidence-based recommendations on sutureless aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis in adults. This involves removing the narrowed aortic valve and replacing it with an artificial valve that holds itself in place. This guidance replaces NICE interventional procedures guidance on sutureless

Screening quality assurance visit report: NHS abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programme, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the Lincolnshire AAA screening service held on 25 January 2018. The QA visit team identified 4 high priority findings as summarised below: The role of ultrasound lead

Familial Hypercholesterolaemia: Implementing a systems approach to detection and management – Public Health England

This guide provides further information on the recently updated NICE Guideline (CG71) Familial Hypercholesterolaemia: identification and management. It includes: a summary of recommendations from the recent update of the document an outline of national and European policy documents best practice case

Remote ECG interpretation consultancy services for cardiovascular disease: Medtech innovation briefing [MIB152] – NICE

The technologies described in this briefing are remote electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation consultancy services. They are used for assisting in diagnosing and decision-making for people with cardiovascular disease. The innovative aspects are that with remote ECG interpretation, a person does not need to travel