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The Forgotten Many: A 2020 vision for SPMS
Report detailing the impact of SPMS on patients and the healthcare system, putting forward a number of recommendations identified by a group of leading experts in the area, that can potentially help transform the delivery of SPMS care and patient outcomes.
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GIRFT ophthalmology report
The ophthalmology national report from the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme features 22 recommendations to improve units treating the major sight-threatening conditions, including cataract, glaucoma, wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD) and diabetic retinopathy.
Rapid cardiovascular data: We need it now (and in the future)
The report explores how the collaborative approach to countering the impact of COVID-19 demonstrates the value of rapid analysis of national data in helping to improve outcomes for patients with cardiovascular disease.
The National Heart Failure Audit 2020
The National Heart Failure Audit collects data on patients with an unscheduled admission to hospital in England and Wales who are discharged with a primary diagnosis of heart failure. The audit aims to drive up the quality of the diagnosis, treatment and management of heart failure by collecting, analysing and disseminating data, and eventually to improve mortality and morbidity outcomes for heart failure patients.
GIRFT, Getting It Right First Time; SPMS, secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.