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The refresh of the National Adult Cardiac Surgery Audit including data for operations undertaken between 1st April 2011 and 31st March 2014 is published today (15/09/2015) at and my NHS The data is in response to the NHS England transparency agenda and gives activity and risk adjusted mortality rates for all hospitals and surgeons in England and Wales, and hospital level data for Scotland and Northern Ireland. It should be noted that the results reflect activity and mortality rates in the period under scrutiny and may not reflect more contemporaneous results. More...

Ablation report 2014

The 9th annual report of the National UK Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) Ablation Audit Report covers ablation for cardiac arrhythmias during the 2013/14 financial year, along with trends over preceding (calendar) years. More...

CRM Audit Annual Report for 2013-14 now available

The 9th annual report of the National Audit of Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) Devices was published on 19 December 2014. More...

MINAP annual report 2014

HEART ATTACK CARE – Mortality rates for STEMI fall by a third over 10 years as More...

National Audit of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (NAPCI) 2014 Annual Public Report 

The NAPCI assesses the process of PCI care and speed of the PCI delivery as well as the patient outcomes for example complication rates, or mortality.  Annually the audit publishes its results on the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society website supplemented by the lay summary of the findings – the latter being published today. More...

Data collection

Submitting data to NICOR databases


The collection and storage of patient information is a core function of NICOR and is vital for the production of our reports and analyses.

We know that this data is important and have provided additional information on how to submit data to NICOR, how we manage this data. Furthermore, our datasets are available to download.

The information provided in this section is specifically for those involved in collecting, inputting and analysing data.

For technical support, contact the NICOR Helpdesk:

  • Tel: 020 3108 1978
  • Email: nicor-helpdesk [@]
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NICOR data entry deadlines
Audit Data entry deadline
Adult cardiac surgery April - June: 30 September
July - September: 31 December
October - December: 31 March
January - March: 30 June
Adult percutaneous intervention 2015 PCI activity data: 31 March 2016

2015 calendar year data: 31 March 2016
Cardiac rhythm management 2013/14 financial year data: 31st July 2014

April - June: 30 September
July - September: 31 December
October - December: 31 March
January - March: 30 June
Congenital heart disease 2014/15 financial year data: 4 May 2015
Heart failure 2014/15 financial year data: 1 June 2015
MINAP 2014/15 public report data: 31 May 2015

2014 data validation study: 31 Dec 2014
TAVI 1 January - 31 March: 31 May
1 January - 30 June: 31 August
1 January - 30 September: 30 Nov
1 January - 31 December: 29 February

Information for third party suppliers of data collection software
Audit Dataset update (2014-16)
Adult cardiac surgery April 2015
Adult percutaneous intervention January 2015 (if needed)
Cardiac rhythm management April 2015 (minor revision, if needed)
Congenital heart disease April 2015
Heart failure April 2016 (if needed)
MINAP June 2015

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