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Papworth Hospital is one of Europe's largest specialist cardiothoracic (heart and lung) hospital and includes the UK's main heart and lung transplant centre. Over the last three years, it has performed the highest number of heart surgery procedures in the UK whilst achieving the country’s lowest cardiac surgery mortality rate.
The Hospital has an extraordinary commitment to deliver the highest levels of clinical quality and for providing the best possible standards of personalised care to its patients.
The hospital treats over 23,800 patients and sees 73,000 outpatients each year from across the UK. Papworth Hospital’s services are internationally recognised and include cardiology, respiratory medicine, sleep medicine, cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery and heart & lung transplantation.
Papworth Hospital is located in Cambridgeshire in the East of England and sees patients for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiothoracic (heart and lung) disease, it is also a national centre for a range of specialist services, including pulmonary endarterectomy (PEA).
Papworth Hospital has the largest respiratory support and sleep centre (RSSC) in the UK.