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Wednesday 10th September 2014

Routine scan saves Colin's life

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A great-grandfather's life was saved by a routine bowel scan when a surgeon spotted a balloon-sized bulge near his heart that was ready to burst.
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Wednesday 10th September 2014
Friday 21st March 2014

£10 million for research to improve ultrasound of unborn babies

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Professor Reza Razavi, a children's heart doctor at Evelina London, and colleagues at King's College London have been awarded £10 million funding to develop advanced imaging technology to more accurately diagnose birth defects in unborn babies.
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Friday 21st March 2014
Thursday 6th March 2014

World first operation gives new hope to heart failure patients

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The heart team at St Thomas' has performed three transcatheter mitral heart valve implants. This is an operation carried out under anaesthetic in which the heart's damaged mitral valve is replaced with an artificial valve.
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Thursday 6th March 2014
Tuesday 23rd July 2013

£800,000 funding for cardiovascular research

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Guy's and St Thomas', in partnership with King's College London, has successfully been awarded almost £800,000 to establish a Healthcare Technology Cooperative (HTC) in Cardiovascular Disease.
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Tuesday 23rd July 2013
Friday 22nd March 2013

New app allows smartphone to manage thrombosis more freely

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Rebecca Chanda, specialist anticoagulation pharmacist has won an Oscar award for being an ambassador for VTE prevention.
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Friday 22nd March 2013
Wednesday 30th January 2013

Mum raises £11k for Evelina

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The mum of a patient at the Evelina Children's Hospital has donated over £11,000 to help children with heart problems.
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Wednesday 30th January 2013
Friday 28th September 2012

World Heart Day focuses on women and children

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World Heart Day on Saturday 29 September, raises awareness of cardiovascular disease. This year it is focusing on women and children.
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Friday 28th September 2012
Monday 10th September 2012

Changes to vascular services will create largest service in Europe

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Vascular services across King's Health Partners have integrated. All emergency vascular operations will now take place at St Thomas'.
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Monday 10th September 2012
Wednesday 4th July 2012

Safe and Sustainable Review outcome welcomed

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We are delighted that the Evelina has been confirmed as one of the designated centres to provide specialist children's heart services in England.
Date:
Wednesday 4th July 2012
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