Health Inequalities by UK region

Inequalities in Health Alliance calls on Prime Minister to reduce health inequalities.

92 senior representatives of the Inequalities in Health Alliance (IHA) have written to the Prime Minister calling for a cross-government strategy to reduce health inequalities. The letter…

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In case you missed it: a summary of the BCS ’21 top 10 trials (Part II)

By Ahmed El-Medany One of the most popular sessions every year, an excellent variety of trials were presented at the 2021 BCS Annual Conference. For…

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Anticoagulation of Patients with Mechanical Heart Valves.

The British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) has today released a Joint Statement together with the British Heart Valve Society (BHVS), the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons (SCTS),…

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Utility of CT coronary angiography in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome

By Syed Ghias Take Home Messages Coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) is a well-established non-invasive diagnostic modality which reliably rules out obstructive coronary artery disease…

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Sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors – new frontier in the treatment of heart failure

By Syed Ghias Take Home Messages Sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors are a novel class of oral hypoglycaemic medications which have been shown to be effective…

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Digital solutions to identify worsening heart failure: TRIAGEHF PLUS

By Ahmed El-Medany Presented by: Dr Fozia Ahmed, Consultant Cardiologist, Manchester Heart Centre The Digital Innovation in Cardiology session at BCS 2021 was a fascinating…

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Getting the best from the Heart Team: Guidance for the structure and function of cardiac multidisciplinary meetings

Today the British Cardiovascular Society, together with the Association for Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Critical Care, the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society, the British Heart Valve Society…

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