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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
A new aortic valve replacement, that doesn’t require sewing into place, is reducing surgery times and proving to be an innovative alternative to conventional options for treating aortic valve stenosis. Stenosis due to calcification is the commonest pathology of the aortic valve. When severe it…
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Category: News
Patients will be seen within 24 hours by a consultant electrophysiologist with specialist expertise in arrhythmia management. A consultant-delivered rapid access cardiac arrhythmia clinic has been launched at Harefield Hospital. This service will allow patients to access the largest…
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