24 November 2021
Statement by Steve McCabe MP, Chair, All Party Parliamentary Group on Heart Valve Disease: "I am delighted to see that NICE has today published its long-awaited guidelines on the investigation and management of heart valve disease. I very much hope that this will make a real difference to all heart valve disease patients, both now and in the future, and will see more of them receive the gold standard of care that they deserve.
22 July 2021
The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Heart Valve Disease (APPG) is pleased to publish our report into the detection and care of those with heart valve disease in the UK. The information contained in this report was gathered through two oral evidence sessions with patient representatives, health care professionals, charities, patient organisations and industry experts, and a written call for evidence issued on behalf of the members of the APPGHVD.
28 April 2021
A summary of the second evidence session held by the APPG. In this session, patient engagement experts and industry professional were invited to talk to the APPG about their experience of the heart valve disease pathway.
21 April 2021
A summary of the first evidence session held by the APPG. In this session, senior healthcare professionals and treated and untreated patients were invited to talk to the APPG about their experience of the heart valve disease pathway.
16 February 2021
Birmingham MP, Steve McCabe was diagnosed with heart valve disease twelve years ago. As with many heart valve disease patients he had not experienced any obvious symptoms.
25 November 2020
Heart Valve Voice are delighted to announce the formation of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Heart Valve Disease, which we will be acting as secretariat for.