Big Confidence for Miniature Heart Monitor at Westmead Private Hospital
Cardiologists & Cardiothoracic Surgeons at Westmead Private Hospital are amongst the first experts in New South Wales to implant the world's smallest cardiac monitor. The Medtronic Reveal LINQ™ Implantable Cardiac Monitor is capable of wirelessly diagnosing potentially dangerous, irregular heartbeats and hoped to disarm the 'ticking time bomb' for those Australians who live unknowingly with chronic heart conditions.
"Helicopter Heroes" Film Dramtic Rescue Of Westmead Private Patient
It was a wing, a prayer and a pair of steady surgeon's hands that saved Westmead Private's patient Sarah Blomfield this month - with her dramatic rescue and operation to be beamed to millions as part of the hit British TV reality show Helicopter Heroes.
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