Saturated fats and health: SACN report – Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition

The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) report on saturated fats and health.  This report considers the relationship between saturated fats, health outcomes and risk factors for non-communicable diseases in the general UK population.

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Ronald Clark – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 8 April 2019 Deceased name: Ronald Clark Coroners name: David Clark Coroners Area: Portsmouth and South East Hampshire Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths; Product related deaths This report is being sent to:

HSC (2000) 012: National service framework for coronary heart disease – Department of Health

The National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease was published on 6 March. Dr Roger Boyle’s appointment as National Director for Heart Disease was also announced. Copies of the associated press releases are attached. Implementation of the NSF was identified

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Nathan Cooke – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 17 April 2019 Ref: 2019-0125 Deceased name: Nathan Cooke Coroners name: Caroline Sumeray Coroners Area: Isle of Wight Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Hampshire and Isle

Transforming elective care services cardiology: Learning from the Elective Care Development Collaborative – NHS England

This handbook is for commissioners, providers and those leading the local transformation of cardiology elective care services. It describes what local health and care systems can do to transform cardiology elective care services at pace, why this is necessary and

Putting Patients At The Heart Of Artificial Intelligence – All-Party Parliamentary Group On Heart and Circulatory Diseases

British Heart Foundation report that identifies that the spread of misinformation risks undermining public confidence in the use of artificial intelligence in health care. The report warns that the NHS and relevant bodies need to do more to improve public

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