Endomyocardial Biopsy (EMB)

Denise Amstrong made this Freedom of Information request to Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust

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Denise Amstrong

Dear Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust,
Please can you provide me with the following information with regards to this procedure at your Trust.

1. Does your Hospital perform Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy procedures?

2. If yes, How many Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy procedures were performed in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

3. What was your Trust’s spend on Endomyocardial Biopsy in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

4. Does your Hospital perform Biopsy to diagnose Amoeloid Cardiomyopathy?

5. If yes, How many Amoeloid Biopsy procedures were performed in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

Yours faithfully,

Denise Amstrong

FOI (SSOTP), Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust

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Heath Nigel (R1E) SSOTP, Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust

Freedom of Information Act 2000

Dear Sir/Madam,


Further to your request for information received 27th June 2016 made under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 I must inform you that the Partnership Trust does not hold this information.

These services are provided in this area by University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust and their contact details can be found here: http://www.uhnm.nhs.uk/contactus/pages/C...

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