For quick reference, here are some of the interesting top 10's from the Research Activity League Table 2017/18

The top ten trusts with the largest volume of research studies

  1. The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  2. Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  3. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  4. Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  5. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
  6. Barts Health NHS Trust
  7. University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  8. Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  9. Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  10. University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

See the top ten trusts reporting the biggest increase in number of research studies

  1. North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
  2. Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
  3. Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust
  4. Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  5. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
  6. Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  7. The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
  8. Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  9. St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  10. Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

See the top ten acute trusts with the largest increase in the volume of commercial research studies

  1. Barts Health NHS Trust
  2. The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  3. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  4. Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  5. Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  6. University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  7. Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  8. King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  9. University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
  10. The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Top ten trusts with the biggest increase in commercial contract research studies

  1. The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  2. Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  3. University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  4. Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
  5. The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
  6. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
  7. Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
  8. Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  9. Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  10. Barts Health NHS Trust

See the top ten* CCGs supporting the most research studies 

  1. NHS Oxfordshire CCG
  2. NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG
  3. NHS Wiltshire CCG
  4. NHS Dorset CCG
  5. NHS South Eastern Hampshire CCG
  6. NHS Camden CCG
  7. NHS Northern, Eastern and Western Devon CCG
  8. NHS West Hampshire CCG
  9. NHS Bath and North East Somerset CCG
  10. NHS North Norfolk CCG

See the top ten* list of CCG regions reporting the biggest increase in number of studies

  1. NHS South Eastern Hampshire CCG
  2. NHS Dorset CCG
  3. NHS West Hampshire CCG
  4. NHS Harrogate and Rural District CCG
  5. NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG
  6. NHS Morecambe Bay CCG
  7. NHS Brent CCG
  8. NHS Canterbury and Coastal CCG
  9. NHS Fareham and Gosport CCG
  10. NHS Swindon CCG

    * NHS Canterbury and Coastal CCG and NHS Fareham and Gosport CCG are joint eighth place with 18 studies


See the top ten* list of CCG regions supporting the most commercial contract studies

  1. NHS Bath and North East Somerset CCG
  2. NHS Kernow CCG
  3. NHS Northern, Eastern and Western Devon CCG
  4. NHS Wiltshire CCG
  5. NHS Nene CCG
  6. NHS North Derbyshire CCG
  7. NHS Blackpool CCG
  8. NHS Oxfordshire CCG
  9. NHS Warwickshire North CCG
  10. NHS Nottingham City CCG

 
Top ten* Mental Health Trusts for volume of research studies

  1. South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  2. Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
  3. Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
  4. Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
  5. Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
  6. Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
  7. North East London NHS Foundation Trust
  8. Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  9. Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  10. Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

*Numbers 8-9 are joint eighth 


Top ten Ambulance Trusts for volume of research studies

  1. West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
  2. South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
  3. East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  4. South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
  5. Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  6. East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  7. North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
  8. South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
  9. London Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  10. North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust

    *Numbers 3 and 4 are joint third place.
    ** Numbers 6, 7 and 8 are joint fifth place.


Top ten* Care Trusts for volume of research studies

  1. Solent NHS Trust
  2. Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
  3. Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent Partnership NHS Trust
  4. Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust
  5. Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  6. Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
  7. Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust
  8. Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
  9. Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
  10. Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust

    *Numbers 7, 8 and 9 are joint seventh place.