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Monday 18th November 2019

Test can give hope to thousands with suspected angina

Test can give hope to thousands with suspected angina
Description:
A routine test could help diagnose thousands of people who have 'microvascular angina' - abnormalities in their small arteries, according to a study by researchers at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and King's College London.
Date:
Monday 18th November 2019
Tuesday 30th October 2018

Student has innovative surgery to repair her heart

Student has innovative surgery to repair her heart
Description:
A medical student who was born with a genetic disorder has undergone pioneering surgery to prevent potentially-fatal complications from the condition.
Date:
Tuesday 30th October 2018
Wednesday 16th May 2018

World champion thanks 'lifesaving' heart study

World champion thanks 'lifesaving' heart study
Description:
A world champion powerlifter has credited a pioneering research study with saving his life.
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Wednesday 16th May 2018
Tuesday 31st October 2017

First UK patient to have heart procedure enjoys a new lease of life

First UK patient to have heart procedure enjoys a new lease of life
Description:
An innovative procedure which repairs leaking heart valves without the need for invasive surgery has been carried out at St Thomas' Hospital in a UK first.
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Tuesday 31st October 2017
Monday 19th June 2017

Films help patients understand heart medicines

Films help patients understand heart medicines
Description:
Patients with atrial fibrillation (an abnormal heartbeat) are now better informed about their medicines, thanks to a series of films produced by the cardiovascular department.
Date:
Monday 19th June 2017
Tuesday 14th March 2017

Science Minister learns about heart attack research at St Thomas'

Science Minister learns about heart attack research at St Thomas'
Description:
The Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, Jo Johnson, found out about an innovative heart attack test when he visited St Thomas' Hospital this week.
Date:
Tuesday 14th March 2017
Tuesday 28th February 2017

Heart specialist operates on same patient 25 years apart

Heart specialist operates on same patient 25 years apart
Description:
A young woman born with a heart defect has had a pioneering procedure carried out by the same cardiologist who helped to save her life as a baby.
Date:
Tuesday 28th February 2017
Friday 27th January 2017

Tiny wireless heart device transforms lives

Tiny wireless heart device transforms lives
Description:
A cutting-edge device the size of a grain of rice is being used by experts at Guy's and St Thomas' to help patients with heart failure.
Date:
Friday 27th January 2017
Monday 19th December 2016

Heart failure nurse wins national award

Heart failure nurse wins national award
Description:
A nurse from Guy's and St Thomas' has received a coveted award from heart failure charity The Pumping Marvellous Foundation after being nominated by patients.
Date:
Monday 19th December 2016
Tuesday 13th December 2016

New heart service could save lives in London

New heart service could save lives in London
Description:
An initiative to improve care for people with heart failure could save around 80 lives a year in Lambeth and Southwark.
Date:
Tuesday 13th December 2016
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