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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…

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…

Lung Cancer Surgery using groundbreaking VATS PlasmaJet® System

At Harefield Hospital, patients with pleural pathology and those with metastatic tumours in the lung can be treated using less invasive and more effective surgical approaches in the form of…

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…

Trust-led arrhythmia event to double UK learning opportunities

Trust cardiology experts have launched a new scientific event in a bid to provide more high quality educational opportunities for clinicians in the UK. The inaugural London Arrhythmia Summit (LAS)…

RB&HH’s Female Leaders in cardiac and respiratory care

RB&HH Specialist Care has a wide range of specialists and support staff who are diligent, professional and understanding. These include a range of talented female consultants who are leaders in…

Pioneering Treatment for Aortic Valve Disease

RB&HH experts hope the new Ozaki procedure could revolutionise the way surgery is carried out for patients with the life-threatening condition. As one of the country’s largest and most experienced…

Professor Pascal Meier joins the trust

Professor Pascal Meier has been warmly welcomed to the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals NHS Trust. He was previously working at University Hospital Geneva (HUG) in Switzerland. Professor Meier is…

RB&HH to showcase the ground-breaking Ozaki procedure and VATS lobectomy surgery at Arab Health 2018

In January, RB&HH Specialist Care are set to attend Arab Health 2018, the largest healthcare exhibition and medical congress in the Middle East. During this year’s event, Mr Cesare Quarto…

Community Atrial Fibrillation Screening Scheme Expanded

The collaborative scheme screening undiagnosed atrial fibrillation (AF) run by the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals NHS Trust and 10 community pharmacies in Hillingdon has been rolled out to 2,000…