Our team of experienced technical staff, consultants and affiliates have extensive knowledge and access within the local and greater health community.

Oriel3D - A dedicated Portal for NHS and Academic 3D printing

A collaborative project between Respiratory Innovation Wales and the Welsh Institute of Digital Information in developing an online repository for 3D printable designs and product files to enable NHS hospitals to rapidly print suitable medical device parts and anatomical model

Voice pattern recognition and analysis to support care in chronic disease

Chronic disease can often alter breathing and speech patterns. Subtle changes in patients with raised physiological stress, exercise or speech might not at first be apparent. ARIA-TRE uses the power of artificial intelligence to aid detection of clinically relevant information that might previously have been undetected.

COVID-19 rapid manufacturing challenge

RIW worked with Hywel Dda University Health Board and the device manufacturer, CR Clarke Ltd, to design, arrange, manage and report the clinical trial of a COVID-19 rapid manufacturing challenge CPAP device, the CTEX WG7. RIW took the study application through the expedited COVID-19 research permissions and ethics processes and liaised with the MHRA throughout the process.

Characterising Immune Response to COVID-19

RIW submitted, won and managed an Innovate UK grant application to enable a collaborative research study with the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) and Hywel Dda University Health Board, with support from Accelerate at Swansea University.

Ultrasound images for COVID-19

RIW was a co-applicant on successful Ser Cymru grant with Accelerate at Swansea University and Onkolyze Ltd that enabled a service evaluation of routinely acquired ultrasound images from COVID-19 in-patients.

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