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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…

Heart attack care dangerously unequal for women, study finds

Women are being left at risk of repeat heart attacks and early death because doctors see heart disease as a male problem, a new study has shown. Researchers from The University…

PET – Cardiac Positron Emission Tomography

77 Wimpole Street brings another first for RB&HH – the ability to offer cutting edge PET-CT imaging. A s one of the few PET-CT scanners in the country offering Rubidium…

Septal Myectomy: A Patient’s Perspective

Hypertrophic CardioMyopathy (HCM) is a slowly debilitating condition where the heart muscle thickens inappropriately. The disease is inherited and it is estimated it may affect as many as 1 in…

MRI Scans and Cardiac Devices

People with pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) are often told that they can’t get an MRI scan. Royal Brompton & Harefield hospitals are two of few centres in the country…