By using imaging techniques to better understanding cardiac disease, we hope to improve the accuracy and ease of diagnosis and use this knowledge to improve patient care. As Cardiac Imaging Group Leader, Professor Stuart Grieve says: “we’re aiming to make very sensitive and specific tests that can help with clinical decision making.”
Every day, 23 Australians die from a heart attack. Every year, roughly 55,000 suffer a life-threatening cardiovascular emergency. Like so many, Greg Bridgman never thought it would happen to him.