Shortlisted Teams for The BMJ Awards 2016

Anaesthesia Team of the Year

(Sponsored by The Royal College of Anaesthetists)

University Hospital South Manchester - Improving Tracheostomy Care

Glasgow Royal Infirmary ICU - Comprehensive QI in the ICU

Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHST – DCSSI

SWARM/Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust - SW Anaesthesia Research Matrix

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Cancer Care Team of the Year

(Sponsored by Macmillan)

Barnet Hospital, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust - Ambulatory lung biopsy service

Kettering General Hospital - Ambulatory Lung cancer Service

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Oesophageal cancer Prevention

Cancer Connections Ltd - Cancer Connections

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Cardiology Team of the Year

(sponsored by Menarini)

Welsh Fetal Cardiovascular Network - Fetal Heart Anomaly Detection

University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust - Nurse-led TLoC Pilot Clinic

Jersey General Hospital - The Jersey Heart Team

Central Manchester Foundation NHS Foundation Trust - HeartFailure@Home

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Clinical Leadership Team of the Year

(Sponsored by GMC/FMLM)

Bradford Districts CCG - Bradford's Healthy Hearts

Portsmouth Hosp NHS Trust/Southern Health & Solent NHS Trust - The Super Six model of care

Leeds CCGs - AQP Ophthalmology and CLODN

Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Fighting Sepsis - Saving Lives

 Croydon University Hospital - Nutrition Support Team

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Dermatology Team of the Year

(Sponsored by LEO Pharma)

Beacon Medical Group - Beacon Dermatology Service

Cumbria Medical Services - Solution to Dermatology Crisis

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust - Holistic care for skin disease

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust - Sustainable Dermatology Resus

Bart’s Health/Queen Mary University of London - UK Dermatology Diploma

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Diabetes Team of the Year

(Sponsored by ABCD)

Norwood Surgery - Beating Obesity and Diabetes

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust - Inside Out Paediatric Diabetes

Surrey & Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust - Better outcomes via technology

Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust - EMBARC in Diabetic Pregnancy

University of Exeter/Royal Devon & Exeter NHS FT - Better monogenic diabetes care

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Education Team of the Year

(Sponsored by Stanford Medicine X)

British Pharmacological Society/Medical Schools Council - Prescribing Safety Assessment

Scottish Centre for Simulation and Clinical Human Factors - Team for Emergency Medicine

University of Leicester and East Midlands AHSN-PSC/HEE – EPIFFany

East London NHS Foundation Trust - ELFT QI programme

Edinburgh Emergency Medicine, NHS Lothian – LearnED

NNEdPro - Hydration Education

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Gastroenterology Team of the Year

(Sponsored by Takeda/Crohn's & Colitis UK)

Guy's & St Thomas' NHS FT - IMPACT: IBS Dietary Management

Royal Free London Foundation NHS Trust - IBD Passport travel resource

Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and NHS Wakefield CCG - FCP Testing in Primary Care

City and Hackney CCG and Homerton University Hospital - DA Colonoscopy & Sigmoidoscopy

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals - Novel small bowel endoscopy

MRC Cancer Unit and University Cambridge Hospitals NHS Trust - Cytosponge: find cancer early

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Innovation into Practice team of the Year

(Sponsored by Imperial College Health Partners)

Imperial College London/Chelsea & Westminster NHS Trust - Big data for newborn health

IRIS, University of Bristol – IRISimplementation

Glasgow Royal Infirmary, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde - InS:PIRE

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Proactive Elderly Care Team

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Neurology Team of the Year

(Sponsored by Association of British Neurologists)

Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (RBHSC) - Aiming High - a new MDT service

NHS Forth Valley - Neurology Liaison Service

Cornwall Partnership NHS FT - Enhanced Safety In Epilepsy

Belfast HSC Trust - Rapid Access Neurology Clinic

St Helens and Knowsley NHS Teaching Hospitals - Stroke Services

UCL Partners - MS@UCLP

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Palliative Care Team of the Year

(Sponsored by Hospice UK)

Harrow CCG and St Luke's Hospice - Harrow EOL Single Point Access

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS FT - Transforming End of Life Care

Cransley Hospice and Cynthia Spencer Hospice - Palliative Neurology Service

King's College Hospital NHS FT - King's Palliative Care Team

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Prevention Team of the Year

(Sponsored by Public Health England)

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde: Paediatrics and Public Health - Not for Play: Keep them away

Tameside Foundation Trust - Tameside Hospital HALS

Sheffield Children's NHS FT - Expanded Newborn Screening

University College London Hospitals - Find&Treat

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS FT - Aortic aneurysm screening

Read more about the shortlisted Prevention teams here


Primary Care Team of the Year

(Sponsored by MDDUS)

Somercotes Medical Centre - Carers Clinics

Bevan Healthcare CIC – BRICSS

North East London NHS FT - A community-based DVT service

Hyde Locality of GPs of the Tameside and Glossop CCG - The Healthy Living Project

Kendal Integrated Care Community - The Kendal Care Home Pilot

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UK Research Paper Team of the Year

(Sponsored by NICE)

Oxygen saturation targets in infants with bronchiolitis (BIDS): a double-blind, randomised, equivalence trial

University of Edinburgh

Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction with endobronchial valves for patients with heterogeneous emphysema and intact interlobar fissures (the BeLieVeR-HIFi study): a randomised controlled trial

The Royal Brompton Hospital

Aromatase inhibitors versus tamoxifen in early breast cancer: patient-level meta-analysis of the randomised trials

University of Oxford

Spironolactone versus placebo, bisoprolol, and doxazosin to determine the optimal treatment for drug-resistant hypertension (PATHWAY-2): a randomised, double-blind, crossover trial

UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science

Blood pressure lowering for prevention of cardiovascular disease and death: a systematic review and meta-analysis

University of Oxford

Read more about the shortlisted teams for UK research paper