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Renal denervation, a novel therapy for hypertension

Hypertension, and in particular resistant hypertension, is a condition with multiple significant health implications. The World Health Organisation predicts that for every 2mm hg (mercury) of elevated blood pressure, the…

From Bypass to Bicycle: The ride of my life!

By Robert Hobson, double bypass patient at Harefield Hospital It has been 11 months since I had my double bypass surgery, but I wanted to take this opportunity to thank…

Carcinoid Tumours: Successful outcome for mother and baby

31 year old Katherine Barrett had an episode of haemoptysis in May 2012 when she was 28 weeks pregnant. Over the previous 5 years, Katherine had experienced 3 or 4…