Endomyocardial Biopsy (EMB)

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

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Denise Amstrong

Dear Queen Victoria 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

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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Thank you for your request for information.
 
We will endeavour to respond within a maximum of 20 working days.

If there is anything on which you need further clarification, please do
not hesitate to contact me.

Yours sincerely

Dominic Bailey
Information Governance Lead | Informatics
Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Bailey Dominic,

Dear Denise

Thank you for your enquiry.

This Trust does not perform either biopsy procedures that you have described.

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you require any further information or clarification.

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Telephone: 01625 545700

Yours sincerely

Dominic Bailey
Information Governance Lead | Informatics
Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

T:  01342 414223
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