Q: What relevant medical procedures have happened?
Responses with name, age at SCA and time since
Many tests, the usual really, ECG, Angiogram, Echo, MRI, X Rays, Genetic Testing
Judy, 39, 3 years
See my consultant yearly. Every 3 months my heart rate is downloaded from my monitor
Joanne, 48, 23 months
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
ECG’s, echo’s, angiograms, x-ray
Lynne, 47, 21 months
Tilt table. Couldnt have stress due to knee surgery. Ct scans and an mri.
Anon, 56, 15 months
24 hour ECG, Ajmaline challenge, exercise test, cardiac MRI, echocardiogram.
Clare, 31, Almost 5 months.
Michelle, 43, 5 years
Joe, 52, 4 weeks
Found out that I had DCM, LVNC and LBBB
Lisa, 40, 7 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
Medication and stents as arrest was due to a heart attack
Pat, 51, 15 months
Angiogram, angioplasty echocardiogram
Dawn, 48, 3 years
On my third ICD, ventricular ablation etc.
Anon, 36, 11 years
Kidney dialysis, respiratory consultant input since event. Had electrophysiologist before sca.
Kym, 40, 3 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
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 an echo scan, MRI, brugada test, CT scan
Carly, 34, 1 month
The full set!!
Graeme, 36, 10 years
Tracy, 50, 3 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
Cooled in ICU. Fitted with ICD. Ongoing tests for explaination.
Lisa, 35, 4 months
I had two angioplasty operations. 5 stents fitted . Medications for life .
Michelle, 50, 1 year
2 x Stents inserted
Mark, 56, 14 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
Normal tests post SCA
Stewart, 53, 3 years
Just routine follow ups
Maureen, 68, 7 years
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
X ray, echocardiogram. Under the care of a cardiologist.
Andy, 51, 5 years