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Category: News
Ms Rashmi Yadav, Consultant cardiac surgeon, based at Royal Brompton Hospital talks candidly about her route into cardiac surgery, the experiences that shaped her as a woman in this field of work, and her thoughts on how important it is to encourage more women to follow their dream to become a…
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Category: Lung
مرض الإنسداد الرئوي المزمن والذي يعرف أيضاً ب (COPD) يصف مجموعة من حالات الرئة التي يعاني فيها المرضى من صعوبة في التنفس. ويعد السبب وراء هذه الحالة هو تلف يحدث للرئة على المدى الطويل يتسبب في تضيق مجرى الهواء. أوضح تقرير حديث لمنظمة الصحة العالمية أن مرض الإنسداد الرئوي المزمن قد أثر على 65…
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Category: Heart
Pain caused by refractory angina can be reduced by new therapies available at RB&HH Specialist Care which help to increase myocardial perfusion and reduce the psychological impact of the condition.      
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Category: Heart
Sometimes, chest pain caused by angina may be difficult to treat. Thankfully, our world-leading cardiologists have alternative treatment options available when others haven’t worked.        What is angina? Angina is the name given to pain or discomfort felt in the chest when there is a…
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Category: Lung
A 30-minute ‘flash freeze’ lung procedure can improve symptoms in patients with chronic bronchitis, according to a recent study led by our consultant respiratory physician, Professor Pallav Shah.
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Category: Heart
Medical advances have led to increased cancer survival and larger numbers of people living cancer-free for many years after treatment. These life-saving treatments, while important for treating cancer, can sometimes cause problems in the heart and vascular (circulation) system - called…
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Category: News
Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals and Indonesia’s Mandaya Royal Hospital Puri have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) establishing a strategic partnership to enhance MRHP’s clinical programs. Witnessed by Owen Jenkins, British Ambassador to Indonesia and Timor Leste, the virtual MoU…
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Category: Heart
There have been mixed reports of the benefits of drinking alcohol on the health of your heart. One of our world-leading cardiologists provides some clarification and advice.     Are there any health benefits to drinking alcohol? Some past studies have suggested light or moderate drinking may…
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Category: Lung
تقدم جراحة المنظار لحالات سرطان الرئة المعقدة شفاء عاجل مقارنة بالجراحة عن طريق عمل فتحة جانبية في الصدر. يستطيع المرضى  في مستشفيات رويال برومبتون وهارفيلد بلندن الإستفادة من العلاج بجراحة المنظار الصدري بمساعدة الفيديو وهي جراحة طفيفة التوغل واحدة المنفذ.      
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Category: News
Sleep is vital for our mental and physical wellbeing, but with the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to disrupt the way we live and most importantly, our routines, it also continues to disrupt our patients’ sleep. Our sleep expert provides a guide on how to manage sleeping problems when they arise.  
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