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Wythenshawe, Trafford, Withington and Altrincham
Prestigious national award for Manchester-led COVID-19 innovation
Wythenshawe Hospital’s Acute Intensive Care Unit team has won the 2023 Association of Anaesthetists Innovation Prize for a unique PPE COVID-19 solution to keep healthcare workers safe.
Manchester researchers turn to astrophysics to measure body clock in hospital patients
An interdisciplinary team led by Manchester scientists has adapted a technique to analyse data from stars to devise a way of accurately measuring the human body clock in hospital patients.
MFT research helps pre-term babies with breathing issues
A baby boy born at Saint Mary’s Wythenshawe, is the first to be part of research in Manchester that could help the recovery of pre-term babies with serious breathing difficulties.
Double national award win for Manchester Chronic Cough Service
The Manchester Chronic Cough Service at MFT scooped two awards at this year’s Nursing Times Awards for their innovative approach to supporting and treating patients.
Wythenshawe doctor receives prestigious international early career research honour
A Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) doctor has won a celebrated international prize, in recognition for his work in respiratory (breathing related) research.
Remote heart alert system saves heart failure patients from hospitalisation
A new heart failure remote alert system for implanted heart devices developed by MFT researchers has proven to dramatically reduce the number of hospitalisations and improve patient care.
One family, two generations of nurses, four decades of dedication at MFT
Patients at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) are benefitting from more than 40 combined years of healthcare experience provided by one family of nurses.
MFT doctor receives prestigious heart research honour
A Wythenshawe Hospital doctor has won a prestigious national prize, in recognition for his work in heart research.