Endomyocardial Biopsy (EMB)

Denise Amstrong made this Freedom of Information request to Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Denise Amstrong

Dear Poole 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

Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Ms Armstrong

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The Information Governance Department
Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Longfleet Road, Poole, BH15 2JB, Dorset
Tel: 01202 442866
Email: [email address]
Website: www.poole.nhs.uk

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