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NHS Weekend Effect Among Heart Patients

2016 07 Jun

New research presented at the British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) Conference shows that heart patients admitted to NHS hospital over the weekend face a higher risk of dying over the next five years as compared to those admitted during normal hours. The study of 42,687 patients with a atrial fibrillation (AF), one of the most common forms of abnormal... Read more