Prize Winners: September 2018

1st Prize, £150.00 : Dr Joanne Taylor, The University of Manchester

Low physical activity in older patients detected by cardiac devices – a potential target for intervention?

2nd Prize, £100.00: Dr Shahzad Akbar, Lincoln County Hospital

CLINICAL AUDIT: Management of ATRIAL FIBRILLATION in admitted frail elderly patients

3rd Prize (Joint), £50.00: Dr Izhar Ali, New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton

Cardiac investigations post ischaemic stroke – how to balance need against resources.

3rd Prize (Joint), £50.00: Dr Esther Hindley, Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHSFT

A Novel Use for the Electronic Frailty Index: Improving the referral pathways into Heart Failure Clinics for Older Adults

Prize Winners: January 2018

1st Prize, £150.00

Dr Amar Mistry, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester

Are the geriatric population being denied lifesaving ICD therapy?

2nd Prize, £100.00

Dr Danish Ali, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, Coventry

Sacubitril/valsartan (SV) in chronic symptomatic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction; early clinical experience from a large UK tertiary centre.

3rd Prize (Joint), £50.00

Dr Catherine Mary McErlean, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

Implantable loop recorders in syncope – are cardiologists and geriatricians beating as one on this?

3rd Prize (Joint), £50.00

Dr Vicky Gibson, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Diagnostic yield of ambulatory ECG monitoring in syncope: are we practicing efficiently?