23 Minutes The story of a real heart attack, Oxford

This is the real life story of a patient who suffered a heart attack and was rushed by ambulance to the Oxford Heart Centre for life-saving treatment. Follow the procedure as the Oxford Heart Centre’s team use the latest techniques and high-tech catheterization equipment to save his life in under 23 minutes. This is an amazing insight into the NHS and the fantastic care that can now be received in world-class facilities.

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If you want to learn more about the Oxford Heart Centre visit: http://www.oxfordradcliffe.nhs.uk/car…
If you would like to know how you can support the Oxford Heart Campaign, or make a donation, visit:
Or contact Ms Anu Basra, Tel: 01865 743447, Anu.basra@orh.nhs.uk
Alternatively you can text a donation to support the Oxford Heart Centre text ‘OXHC12’ to 70070

For further explanation of the medical terminology used within the video please pause and click on the hotspots on the left hand side of the screen.

You can also find some excellent information on all aspects of heart attacks and coronary heart disease at the following websites
NHS Choices website http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Heart-at…
British Heart Foundation http://www.bhf.org.uk/
National Heart Forum http://www.heartforum.org.uk/
Please be aware that we cannot comment on individual patients cases. If you do want specific advice it is advised that you contact your GP or NHS direct http://www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/

This film was produced by Oxford Medical Illustration which is a department of Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust. If you wish to find out more about their work visit http://www.oxfordmi.nhs.uk