NICOR (the National Institute for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research) analyses data submitted by NHS clinicians about heart disease patients' quality of care and outcomes. NICOR is committed to providing appropriately analysed, accurate outcome data in a timely manner which is understandable by the public, healthcare providers and the medical profession. We work closely with the specialist Clinical Societies. More...
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Cardiac patients and their families are set to receive a major boost in information about heart conditions with the launch today of the two major patient-focused reports covering heart attack and heart failure care. More...
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The National Heart Failure Audit 2011/12 Annual Report was published on 27th November 2012. More...
Published: Nov 27, 2012 9:29:41 AM
Myocardial Ischaemia National Audit Project (MINAP) has published its 11th Annual Public Report reporting on performance against national standards for hospitals that admit patients with a heart attack. More...
Published: Nov 15, 2012 12:24:33 AM
A new version of the SCTS dataset was released on March 29 2010. There are no major changes and most of the changes are typographical. We have reviewed all the data format instructions and changed many of them to ensure conformity to a standard. All changes have been highlighted in purple text. Please also read the tabs related to the changes from 4.1.1 to 4.1.2. These changes include any feedback we have received from software providers as well as surgeons and database managers. Please contact SCTS if there are any queries. The dataset will as always been only available for download from this site and the SCTS website.
- SCTS dataset v 4.1.2 (effective from 1st April 2011) (xls 585KB)
- SCTS dataset v 4.1 Covering Letter (doc 32KB).
- Adult Cardiac Surgery SCTS Data Set v3.8 (xls 366KB)
- Explanation of SCTS v3.8 (pdf 18KB)
- How to import data to SCTS (for the Adult Cardiac Surgery Audit) (txt 10KB)
- SCTS database cleaning document v7.0
- SCTS database cleaning document v8.2
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