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Seven new professors at RB&HH Specialist Care

Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care would like to congratulate seven of our consultants who have been promoted from doctor to professor, by Imperial College London. Our consultants provide…

Chronic Cough: New Approaches

Having a cough that will not go away can be maddening and exhausting. While an occasional cough is normal, a cough that persists for more than eight weeks is termed…

High intensity sport and cardiac conditions

Is there a link between sport and cardiac arrest? Can high intensity sport cause cardiac events? If you have an undetected cardiovascular condition then it might – but, for the…

Sneeze the day: All about allergies

Allergy is the most common chronic disease in Europe, and the UK has some of the highest prevalence rates of allergic conditions in the world. Roughly half of the population…

Leaders in collaboration

Since opening 77 Wimpole Street Outpatients & Diagnostics facility in summer 2016, RB&HH Specialist Care has been working to collaborate with select physicians through a new practicing privileges policy. Asmall…

One-stop diagnostics

At RB&HH Specialist Care, our teams work closely with health professionals, general practitioners and international embassies to facilitate rapid referrals and keep them up-to-date on the latest developments in heart…

New approaches to Coronary Occlusion

Patients who experience chest pain or shortness of breath will often find that coronary artery disease is the cause of their symptoms. Coronary artery disease is one of the top…

Aortic valve replacement patients benefit from the new Inspiris Resilia valve

Harefield Hospital, one of the first centres in the world to implant the Edwards Lifesciences® Inspiris Resilia tissue valve; estimated to last up to 30 years. This new valve is…

Hot off the presses…

Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care are renowned internationally for their expertise, standard of care and research success. Our focus is to provide the very best specialist care for…

The youngest patient to have a pacemaker fitted in 2003 – King-Elyon’s story

Sherell Hutchinson was 20 weeks pregnant when doctors made the discovery that her baby’s heart was not beating as it should.  Sherell recalls: “It was a difficult pregnancy and when…