Tag: BHF

The British Heart Foundation’s “Big Beat Challenge” is now accepting proposals

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) has announced that it is now accepting proposals for its Big Beat Challenge—a single funding award of £30 million. The...

ESC 2018: British Heart Foundation to provide £30m for innovation in...

At the 2018 European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress (25–29 August, Munich, Germany), British Heart Foundation (BHF) announced the “Big Beat Challenge”—an £30m award...

Patients benefit from participating in clinical trials

With our population rapidly ageing and improvements in care in other conditions—enabling people to live longer—cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death worldwide....

Blood troponin level could predict silent heart disease risk

A high-sensitivity blood test could be used to predict which patients are at risk of a heart attack according to new research funded by...