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New standard of care for people with atrial fibrillation

9th July 2015

Standard for high quality care announced by NICE.

Visitors to Greece should take good supply of their drug treatments

8th July 2015

Supply chain to the country could be hit.

New mesh pocket for heart devices reduces infection, says study

7th July 2015

Infection rate cut by 80 per cent, researcher reports.

General public needs more resuscitation training

6th July 2015

One of seven key strategies put forward to help more people survive a cardiac arrest.

Cardiomyopathy UK supports hospital's inherited heart diseases day

2nd July 2015

Royal Brompton Hospital holds special event for heart nurses.

Support group joins our national September Stroll

2nd July 2015

Enjoy a Lake District walk or organise your own.

People with inherited diseases get all their genes mapped

30th June 2015

More than 2,300 people have had their genes mapped in the new 100,000 Genomes Project.

Patients get chance to test drive having pacemaker

29th June 2015

All six decide to have a permanent device.

Hospital prints first 3-D heart using common imaging

29th June 2015

Technique should improve diagnosis and help plan surgery.

Smartphones can affect pacemakers and ICDs

23rd June 2015

But interference risk is small, says study