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Posted 27 September 2018
An innovative smartphone app developed in an EU-funded project and led by the University of Birmingham is helping doctors provide thousands of heart patients across Europe with better, more personalised treatment for atrial fibrillation.
Posted 26 September 2018
The University of Birmingham has been awarded £1.9 million through the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Global Health Research (GHR) Programme to fund world class research into a common heart condition in disadvantaged populations in China, Brazil and Sri Lanka.
Posted 19 September 2018
Professor Paulus Kirchhof, who joined the University of Birmingham in 2011 as a Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine, is a consultant cardiologist and an active member of several research consortia and professional organisations, including the European Society of Cardiology.
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