The Royal Brompton to also lose children's intensive care unit

A spokeswoman for the Royal Brompton in London has said that as a result of the decision for it to stop performing heart surgery on children it will also lose its children's intensive care unit.

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Child heart op units shake-up

Hospitals in Leicester, Leeds and the Royal Brompton in London are to stop performing heart surgery on children. The move is aimed at streamlining paediatric heart services.