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Better care, better outcomes

Published: Sep 15, 2014 1:04:00 AM

Audit data shows fall in adult heart surgery death rates

Published: Apr 16, 2014 9:02:54 AM

NICOR and JBS3 statement

Published: Apr 1, 2014 3:42:29 PM

National Heart Failure Audit letter responds to beta blocker article in The Times

Published: Aug 21, 2013 3:38:04 PM

NICOR patient and public day 2014

Published: Aug 21, 2013 3:36:42 PM

Heart Surgery Governance Tool Launched

Publication date: Feb 7, 2014 3:38:24 PM

NICOR, the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery (SCTS), and the University of Manchester, has released the SCTS Governance Tool. This new online rescource enables cardiac surgery consultants to access information about their clinical activity and outcomes, which facilitates effective monitoring of data quality and clinical practice. The tool allows selection of time periods and operative groups to generate downloadable reports ‘on demand’, which show analysis based on up-to-date, and 'cleaned', National Adult Cardiac Surgery Audit (NACSA) data.

UK cardiac surgery consultants can register using their GMC code and a valid NHS email address via Any queries and feedback should be directed to NACSA project manager, Rebecca Cosgriff.

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