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Category: Lung
الرجاء أنقر هنا لقراءة المقالة باللغة الإنجليزية (Please click here to read the article in English)  
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Category: Heart | Lung
Without a fully functional heart and lungs, a patient’s life expectancy is greatly reduced. Consultants at RB&HH Specialist Care are working hard to improve patient survival through an innovative life-support technology called ECMO. ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) is a life-support…
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Category: Heart | Lung
Extraordinary progress has been made in the field of molecular genetics over the past three decades. This has enabled scientists to not only identify the genes involved in the development of heart and lung diseases, but how they may progress and be treated best. In this article, we explore when you…
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Category: Heart | Lung
International study finds UK has comparatively poor outcomes for respiratory conditions A study published by the British Medical Journal has found that the UK has one of the poorest outcomes for patients with respiratory conditions. The study was conducted to compare age-standardised death rates…
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Category: Lung
An accurate and timely diagnosis of interstitial lung disease (ILD) can make a big difference in preserving a patient’s lung function. Dr Peter George, consultant respiratory physician at RB&HH Specialist Care, tells us how his team ensure patients receive the right treatment.
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Category: Lung
As leaders in the field of cardiac and respiratory care, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care Outpatients and Diagnostics at 77 Wimpole Street are contributing to valuable research into the field of magnetic resonance imaging of Cystic fibrosis (CF) and Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia…
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Category: Heart | Lung | News
As leaders in the field of cardiac and respiratory care, clinicians at Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care are contributing to valuable research in a number of areas. Alternative treatment option for sleep apnoea patients is being trialled. Research which uses a neck device…
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Category: Lung
Keyhole surgical treatments for complex lung cancers provide a much faster recovery compared to the conventional thoracotomy surgical approach. At Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Specialist Care, patients can now benefit from single port minimally invasive VATS surgery. Lung cancer is the…
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Category: Lung
More than 46,000 people are diagnosed with lung cancer in the UK every year, making it the third most common type of cancer. Our experts continue to push the boundaries, developing less invasive treatments to successfully treat complex lung cancers. At Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals…
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Category: Lung
 (If you are based in Egypt click here to read the article in arabic) اذا كنت مقيما في مصر، اضغط هنا لقراءة المقال باللغة العربية     Severe emphysema patients can receive a new lease of life, thanks to an innovative new vapor ablation treatment offered at Royal Brompton & Harefield…
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