Tagged: nhs


St George’s leads the way in new treatment for stroke patients

News & events | 11 Apr 2017 | Tags: nhs st george's hospital Stroke stroke rehabilitation thrombectomy

An emergency treatment for stroke patients used at St George’s Hospital is being rolled out to other centres across the UK, benefiting an estimated 8,000 patients.


A sneak peak into episode three of ’24 Hours in A&E’ on Channel 4

News & events | 2 Nov 2015 | Tags: 24 Hours A&E Channel 4 episode three new series nhs spoiler St George's Tv show

18-month-old Daisy arrives at St George’s by air ambulance. The accident happened at her family’s stables in Surrey and mum Georgie was so shocked she fainted at the scene. Daisy’s dad Louis is near St George’s when he hears about the accident and actually sees the helicopter touch down.


More drama with “24 Hours in A&E”

News & events | 27 Oct 2015 | Tags: 24 Hours A&E Channel 4 episode two new series nhs spoiler St George's Tv show

The RTS award-winning documentary series continues. 19-year-old motorcyclist Sam is airlifted to St George’s after crashing into a bus and being thrown under a car leaving him bent double.


New series of 24 Hours in A&E starts Tuesday 20th October on Channel 4

News & events | 16 Oct 2015 | Tags: 24 Hours A&E Channel 4 new series nhs St George's Tv show

The RTS award-winning documentary series returns for a tenth series following patients treated in the same 24 hour period at St George’s. The hospital has one of the most advanced and busiest A&E departments in the world. It’s somewhere that stories of life, love and loss unfold every day.


Safer test, shorter wait as new Down’s screening comes to St George’s

News & events | 1 Jun 2015 | Tags: Down's Syndrome New service nhs NIPT Premaitha Health SAFE test Screening

St George’s becomes the first trust to offer an in-house, non-invasive prenatal test (NIPT) for pregnant women in the UK. The test will help expectant mothers to understand the risk of their unborn baby having Down’s syndrome and other serious genetic diseases.