Q: What relevant medical procedures have happened?
Responses with name, age at SCA and time since
I had an echo scan, MRI, brugada test, CT scan
Carly, 34, 1 month
Medication and stents as arrest was due to a heart attack
Pat, 51, 15 months
Found out that I had DCM, LVNC and LBBB
Lisa, 40, 7 years
I’ve had MRI scans in St Barts hospital in London but nothing was found to be wrong with my heart at all. I’ve only had an ICD fitted.
Imogen, 21, 2 years
I had my Pulmanary valve replaced via OHS then an ICD fitted
Amy, 17, 14 years
Post SCA I had ajmaline test, MRI then ICD implanted.
Michelle, 42, 4 years
Normal tests post SCA
Stewart, 53, 3 years
Tilt table. Couldnt have stress due to knee surgery. Ct scans and an mri.
Anon, 56, 15 months
Surgery not an option, three arteries blocked around the heart, have blood clotting problems and damaged lungs. Had evey test possible, tablets only to keep me going!
Brenden, 56, 4 years
I had a Dye CT scan which I vaguely remember having in ER. I had an angiogram and echo. Lots of blood test in hospital. An ICD implant. Medications. Only folow is ICD clinic.
Robyn, 57, 18 months
Tracy, 50, 3 years
24 hour ECG, Ajmaline challenge, exercise test, cardiac MRI, echocardiogram.
Clare, 31, Almost 5 months.
ECG’s, echo’s, angiograms, x-ray
Lynne, 47, 21 months
Many tests, the usual really, ECG, Angiogram, Echo, MRI, X Rays, Genetic Testing
Judy, 39, 3 years
Electrophysiological study; eventual implant of ICD the next month. A further arrest at home 8 weeks later, treated by ICD; eventual prescription for a beta blocker later in the year. Some fine tuning of ICD, too.
Mark, 46, 23 years
X ray, echocardiogram. Under the care of a cardiologist.
Andy, 51, 5 years
I had two angioplasty operations. 5 stents fitted . Medications for life .
Michelle, 50, 1 year
I had a miss diagnosed heart mummer at 7 by 27 it was found by luck I had a coarctation of the aorta which unknown at the time lead to DCM and on one occasion last year thinking I was fit woke up in Papworth following SCA
Ben, 32, 1 year 2 months
The full set!!
Graeme, 36, 10 years
On my third ICD, ventricular ablation etc.
Anon, 36, 11 years
Just routine follow ups
Maureen, 68, 7 years
See my consultant yearly. Every 3 months my heart rate is downloaded from my monitor
Joanne, 48, 23 months
Michelle, 43, 5 years
Joe, 52, 4 weeks
Angiogram, angioplasty echocardiogram
Dawn, 48, 3 years
Cooled in ICU. Fitted with ICD. Ongoing tests for explaination.
Lisa, 35, 4 months
Ablation procedure and ICD fitted immediately after event
Natasha, 25, 4.5 years
Echocardiogram, MRI, Attempted abalation, but that was not the cause of the problem.
Lee, 37, 5 1/2 years
Kidney dialysis, respiratory consultant input since event. Had electrophysiologist before sca.
Kym, 40, 3 years
2 x Stents inserted
Mark, 56, 14 months