Research Study: Call for Volunteers

Dear Colleague, We are seeking volunteers to participate in a qualitative research project exploring clinical decision making by acute medicine consultants and acute internal medicine registrars. The project has received ethical approval. Interested colleagues will be provided with a study information sheet and those wishing to participate will be asked to provide written consent. Participants…

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SAMBA June 23rd Save the date !

The next round of the Society for Acute Medicine Benchmarking Audit (SAMBA) will take place on Thursday 23rd June 2022. SAMBA22 will provide information about your unit performance against SAM’s clinical quality indicators through data collected for medical admissions arriving over a 24 hour period, as well as comparing unit structure and service delivery on…

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SAMBA 2021 Report

SAMBA2021 was the largest round of SAMBA to date, with 158 units taking part, collecting data for almost 9000 patients.  The SAMBA2021 national report is now available here. Local reports are still available via the CaseCapture database.  A massive thank you once again to all who took part in SAMBA 2021. Please email us with…

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Last 12 months SAM Research

SAM Research Development Grants 2021-2022 We are pleased to announce the first round of SAM grant awards. These competitively awarded small grants are aimed at supporting early-stage studies that will be of the benefit to Acute Medicine and that will produce results to underpin future larger grant applications from funding bodies such as NIHR. Further…

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