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Heart patients to have more implantable devices

Professor Martin Cowie was interviewed live on the programme about new NICE guidance published today (26/06/14) that means more people will be eligible for an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and/or cardiac…

Attacking asthma with a ‘Bronchial Thermoplasty’

Dr Pallav Shah a consultant in respiratory medicine at the Royal Brompton Hospital is pioneering a new treatment for severe asthma sufferers called a ‘bronchial thermoplasty.’ Its main benefit to…