Patient swaps an artificial heart for a real one

Heart transplant patient Matthew Green with his wife Gill and son Credit: ITV News

In July, ITV News' Medical Editor Lawrence McGinty spoke to Matthew Green who is looking to the future now his artificial heart implant has been replaced with a donated human one.

Find out more about Matthew's story here

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Record number of transplants

A new record has been set for the number of organ transplants carried out in the space of a year in the UK, NHS figures show.