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Royal Brompton announces major investment in Chelsea

Major planned investment in Royal Brompton Hospital, which will enable expert clinicians to continue providing world-class healthcare from new state-of-the-art facilities, was announced on 7th  November by Royal Brompton & Harefield…

COPD: Second opinion, second chance of life

Lisa Brown, 41 and grandmother of 4, started experiencing shortness of breath in November last year.  As the weather got colder and her symptoms got worse, she went to the…

Thumb ECGs for arrhythmia and stroke risk

Harefield Hospital is one of two centres in the United Kingdom using thumb-ECG.  Dr Wajid Hussain explains the benefits of this new method for diagnosing abnormal heart rhythms, and how…