Endomyocardial Biopsy (EMB)

Denise Amstrong made this Freedom of Information request to Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

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Denise Amstrong

Dear Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation 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, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Ms Armstrong

I confirm that the Trust has received your request for information and is dealing with it as an FOI request.
It has been assigned the reference number 2016.319.

Yours sincerely

FOI Team

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Patel Ansuya, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Ms Armstrong,

Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust does not perform Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy procedures.

Yours sincerely,

Ansuya Patel
 

 
Ansuya Patel
Assistant Assurance & Governance Manager
Quality and Governance Unit
0161 922 6936
Silver Springs, Trust Headquarters, Tameside General Hospital,
           Ashton-Under-Lyne OL6 9RW
Email: [email address]

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