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Monday 15th August 2016

Couple get their heart's desire thanks to surgery

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John and Angela Abbott got married at St Thomas' Hospital chapel. John underwent heart surgery at the hospital.
Date:
Monday 15th August 2016
Tuesday 2nd February 2016

Smartphone has 'potential to save lives' of heart failure patients

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Patients with heart failure at Guy's and St Thomas' are the first in London to use a smartphone which monitors their health and alerts nurses if they are at risk.
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Tuesday 2nd February 2016
Wednesday 20th January 2016

Checking for bad blood vessels in prisons

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A new health initiative in south London prisons is checking men for life-threatening swellings in the blood vessel running from their hearts.
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Wednesday 20th January 2016
Monday 7th December 2015

Parachuting in a new treatment to help heart failure patients

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Patients with life-threatening heart failure have been given a lifeline thanks to an implant being offered by a pioneering NHS heart service.
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Monday 7th December 2015
Friday 6th November 2015

Pioneering new heart procedure to stop strokes

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A pioneering new treatment to prevent strokes is being trialled at Guy's and St Thomas'. The Trust is one of only 10 national centres chosen by the NHS to pioneer a new heart treatment - left atrial appendage closure (LAAC) - to help to prevent strokes.
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Friday 6th November 2015
Monday 19th October 2015

Grateful patient plays key role in cardiovascular research

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A stroke patient is helping to shape exciting cardiovascular research to improve the quality of care and new treatments for diseases of the heart and blood vessels.
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Monday 19th October 2015
Friday 28th August 2015

Leading heart specialists gather for major cardiology conference

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Heart experts from Guy's and St Thomas' are set to meet with colleagues from all over the world to discuss the latest developments in heart-related healthcare at a major international conference.
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Friday 28th August 2015
Tuesday 11th August 2015

UK first heart op saves London's Strongest Man

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Pioneering surgeons have performed an aortic heart valve replacement without splitting the breastbone for the first time in the UK – saving the career of London's Strongest Man.
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Tuesday 11th August 2015
Tuesday 3rd March 2015

Eddie Echo book launch

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Patients and staff joined a life-size Eddie Echo to celebrate the launch of Eddie Echo and me at Evelina London.The book helps children at Evelina London Children's Hospital prepare for heart surgery.
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Tuesday 3rd March 2015
Friday 13th February 2015

Love your heart this Valentine's Day

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Many people will be concerned with matters of the heart on Valentine's Day. Watch our short video about what we can all do to keep our hearts healthy and minimise the risk of heart disease.
Date:
Friday 13th February 2015
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