Our study of Cardiac Valve Surgery involves St. Thomas and King’s hospitals in the UK and will follow with a hospital each in Germany, Italy and Spain. The lead investigators are:
Leaders of the Study
- Mr Chris Young, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon- PI
- Professor Olaf Wendler, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Heart Valve Voice
Bodhi Watch is supported by the charity, Heart Valve Voice, which was founded to raise awareness of the symptoms and severity of heart valve disease in order to save lives and improve the quality of life.
The charity has several objectives such as increasing awareness of symptoms of heart valve disease, ensuring effective treatment pathways, campaigning, providing advice and representing patients.
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also, have a look at three videos on this page
Leading the team to evaluate outcomes is:
Mr Stuart Grant, Specialist Trainee in Cardiac Surgery from Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Heart Valve Voice Ambassador