"My angiogram"

About: Royal Sussex County Hospital

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I went in for my second angiogram on 7th March 2013, as always I was met by friendly staff who explained the procedure.

I was lucky to go in first, although the news wasn't so good as I have to have a pressure test with the probable outcome being a quadruple bypass, I was told the hospital should be in touch within 2-4 weeks, unfortunately I am still waiting some 6 weeks later, however this shouldn't detract from the excellent care I received in hospital.

I do feel where the heart is concerned and the apparent severity of my condition, the doctors words not mine, that I would have been called in by now, I do understand how busy the hospital staff are though.

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Response from Royal Sussex County Hospital

Thank you for your kind words regarding the cardiac team. I am however, very sorry to learn that you have not yet been contacted regarding your next appointment.

Please contact our Patient Advice and Liasion Service (PALS) who would be very happy to assist you in taking this forward. They can be contacted by telephone on 01273 696955 ext 4029 or ext 4588. Alternatively you can contact them on pals@bsuh.nhs.uk

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