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Real-world experience and clinical data with sacubitril/valsartan: a Northern Ireland perspective

July 2019 Br J Cardiol 2019;26(suppl 1):S22–S23 doi:10.5837/bjc.2019.s06

Real-world experience and clinical data with sacubitril/valsartan: a Northern Ireland perspective

Edith Donnelly, Carol Patton

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Background The Southern Health and Social Care Trust (SHSCT) in Northern Ireland has a nurse-led heart failure (HF) service, with seven band 7 heart failure nurse specialists (HFNS) serving a total of about 1,500 patients. All but two of the nurses are non-medical prescribers. The service is community-based with hospital in-reach, with each nurse managing a geographically defined caseload. This model allows patients with HF to be reviewed by a HFNS in either a domiciliary, clinic or acute setting. The nurses have access to, and support from, consultant cardiologists, renal consultants, GPs and a cardiology pharmacist, and also have access to

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March 2012 Br J Cardiol 2012;19:34–7 doi:10.5837/bjc.2012.007

Midodrine: use and current status in the treatment of hypotension

Jacqueline F Doyle, Richard Grocott-Mason, Timothy C Hardman, Omar Malik, Simon W Dubrey

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