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COVID-19 information

Our ability to deliver cardiology research has been impacted by the pandemic.

If you are attending a trial visit, the Research team will contact you before the visit to talk you through the changes, safety requirements and answer any questions you may have.

Cardiology is a branch of medicine that treats disorders of the heart as well as some parts of the circulatory system.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB) is a regional centre providing cardiology treatment for Birmingham, the West Midlands and surrounding areas.

The cardiology research portfolio is one of the largest at QEHB and includes a wide range of commercial, academic, observational as well as complex interventional studies.

The Research team works closely with the wider multi-disciplinary Cardiology team to pioneer new and innovative treatments to patients with a wide range of cardiology conditions.

The team deliver patient focused, protocol driven, evidence based care.

Common conditions and trial topics

The trials portfolio covers a broad range of cardiology conditions:

  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart failure
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Electrophysiology

Contact information

Last reviewed: 27 April 2021