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Category: Lung
The new Paediatric Sleep and Ventilation Unit was opened at Royal Brompton Hospital by Chelsea and Fulham MP Greg Hands. The unit, which was funded by the Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity, will help around 1,000 children each year who experience difficulties breathing at night.…
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Category: Lung | In the media
As research suggests an increase in lung cancer, consider booking a lung cancer risk assessment clinic to put your mind at ease. A study in cancer rates predicts that in the next 30 years the number of women with lung cancer will more than treble. The number is estimated to go up from its current…
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Category: Lung | In the media
Research suggests that improvements in diagnosis and treatment is lowering the death rate for lung cancer. New research released by Cancer Research UK and Professor Peter Sasieni, from Queen Mary, University of London, suggests that death rates from some types of cancer will fall by up to half…
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Category: News
After talking to GPs and patients to see how we can offer the best possible service, we have launched a private patient rapid access clinic for cardiac assessment and diagnostics at Royal Brompton Hospital. Short-notice appointments As one the world’s leading heart hospitals, Royal Brompton…
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People with chronic and severe heart failure can benefit from mechanical circulatory support at Harefield Hospital. The renowned ventricular assist device (VAD) programme at Harefield Hospital is led by Mr André Simon, consultant cardiothoracic surgeon and director of heart and lung…
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Category: News
Professor Carlo Di Mario explains how a breakthrough technique - renal denervation - is used to help patients whose hypertension is resistant to drugs. Hypertension is a silent killer A sedentary lifestyle, poor diet and obesity, ageing and stress all contribute to the increasing incidence of…
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Cancer treatment - such as chemotherapy, targeted molecular therapies or radiotherapy - can lead to cardiac side effects. Our expert cardiologist Dr Alexander Lyon offers specialist treatment to cardio-oncology patients. Specialist cardio-oncology clinic The success of modern cancer treatments…
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