Heart Valve Voice News
Monday 5th October 2015
Sheffield-based heart valve patient, Mike Higginbottom, was guest of honour on Saturday at the Lancashire County Cricket Club Gala Dinner in Manchester, where the cricketing community made more than 170 pledges to Heart Valve Voice’s campaign.
Monday 21st September 2015
Today marks 55 years since Dr. Albert Starr, a young cardiac surgeon from Oregon in the United States, conducted the world’s first successful heart valve replacement on a patient with heart valve disease. In 1960 the replacement was hailed as “miraculous” by experts, today every two minutes someone in the world benefits from a valve replacement or repair.
Monday 14th September 2015
Lancashire CCC legend and Sky Sports commentator, David “Bumble” Lloyd, gave his support to a heart valve disease check up event hosted by Heart Valve Voice and the Lancashire County Cricket Foundation (LCCCF) at the Emirates Old Trafford One Day International yesterday.
Friday 4th September 2015
Check up event to be held at the England v Australia one-day cricket international
Friday 10th July 2015
Heart Valve Voice have given their support to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence’s new quality standard.
Monday 1st June 2015
British Society of Echocardiography supports Heart Valve Voice’s aim to tackle the under-diagnosis, under-referral and under-treatment of heart valve disease in the UK.
Friday 27th March 2015
Heart Valve Voice, the UK’s only heart valve disease charity, has teamed up with Crewe Alexandra FC to host a one-day public heart valve disease screening event on Saturday 18th April.