Endomyocardial Biopsy (EMB)

Denise Amstrong made this Freedom of Information request to Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

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Denise Amstrong

Dear Portsmouth Hospitals 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

Executive FOIA - Group Mailbox, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

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Dear Ms Armstrong,

 

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Dear Ms Amstrong,

 

Please find attached Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust's letter of completion
for your request made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Abigail Mahoney

Quality Support Officer

Portsmouth Hospital NHS Trust

Queens Alexandra Hospital

De La Court House

P06 3LY

Tel: 02392 286000 (x3480)

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