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Heart pump operation

A man from Manchester has become the first person in the world to trial revolutionary heart treatment.

Cheshire man first to be fitted with mini-heart pump

Barry Wade had the operation at Wythenshawe Hospital in Manchester Credit: ITV Granada

A man from Cheshire has become the first person in the world to trial a revolutionary heart treatment.

Barry Wade, 60, has been fitted with the life-saving device which keeps his blood flowing.

It also sends alerts to doctors if his blood pressure falls dangerously low.

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