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Patients Screened in 2015-16

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The Beats That My Heart Skipped

The Beats That My Heart Skipped

23 Jan 2017 | Allan MacRaild

Heartbeats provide the rhythm of life. Interruptions to this rhythm are more likely to lead to a loss of consciousness than just a loss of spark. Rob Hannigan (pictured with Senior Research Nurse Allan MacRaild) took part in the PATCH-ED trial in 2016 following a number of unexplained blackouts. The results of his PATCH highlighted some dangerous arrhythmias including 24 seconds when his heart stopped beating entirely. Six months after his participation in the PATCH-ED trial, Rob met up with Allan to share his experiences.

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Food bank success – Thank you for all the donations

Food bank success – Thank you for all the donations

17 Jan 2017 | Miranda Odam

The ED-EMERGE-RRG Food Bank collection exceeded all expectations this year with 287.88kg collected, our target was 100kg!! Donations were sent to two food banks – north of the city and Midlothian, and were received with thanks. Thanks to all those working in the ED, EMERGE, RRG and QMRI who donated so generously.

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IPED goes large!

IPED goes large!

17 Jan 2017 | Rachel O'Brien

IPED goes large

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EMERGE and RRG Annual Meeting 2016

EMERGE and RRG Annual Meeting 2016

28 Nov 2016 | Miranda Odam

The Annual EMERGE-RRG Full Team meeting was held on 25th November.

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