Heart Valve Disease APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To increase the awareness of heart valve disease in the UK and improve the number of diagnoses and treatments, by raising the visibility of the condition within Parliament, and ensuring there is active political interrogation into the optimal care and treatment of patients.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Heart Valve Disease

1. Heart Valve Disease
16/12/2020 - APPGs

Found: To increase the awareness of heart valve disease in the UK and improve the number of diagnoses and treatments

2. HEART VALVE VOICE CHARITY
04/07/2016 - Early Day Motions

Found: this House welcomes the work of Heart Valve Voice, a UK heart valve charity dedicated to raising awareness

3. Cardiovascular disorders: assessing fitness to drive
26/09/2019 - Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency
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Found: Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) Coronary artery disease Arrhythmias Successful catheter ablation

4. NCARDRS congenital anomaly statistics: annual data
12/08/2020 - Public Health England (PHE)
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Found: Cover_page National Congenital Anomaly and Rare Disease Registration Service Congenital anomaly statistics

5. Non-tech summaries 2016: projects on cardiovascular disorders
21/12/2017 - Home Office
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Found: analysing signalling gene function in the heart (heart, electrophysiology, hypertrophy, arrhythmias)

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Recent Speeches related to Heart Valve Disease

1. Patients with Heart Failure
11/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: has considered quality of life for patients with heart failure.It is an absolute pleasure to serve - Speech Link

2. Health Protection (Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings in a Relevant Place) (England) Regulations 2020
18/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: In March, the head of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention said that the mistake Europeans - Speech Link
2: throughout that the only people who should wear valve masks are medics working in a clinical setting. - Speech Link
3: necessary and proportionate if (1) the threat from disease and death remains sufficiently significant to justify - Speech Link

3. Pectus Deformity Treatment: NHS Funding
24/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: fixed. The symptoms include shortness of breath, heart rhythm disturbances and even episodes of collapse - Speech Link

4. Health: Congenital Heart Disease
20/07/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: have that the proposed closure of congenital heart disease services at the Royal Brompton Hospital will - Speech Link
2: largest centre for the treatment of congenital heart and lung diseases, that its plans to decommission - Speech Link
3: children’s services for the treatment of congenital heart conditions at the Brompton.My connection - Speech Link

5. Diesel Fumes: Islwyn
26/04/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: pensioner—suffers from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He says that the fumes on the road make it even - Speech Link
2: has a major effect on deaths from cardiovascular disease and a lesser effect on deaths from lung cancer - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Heart Valve Disease
1. Heart Diseases
asked by: Jim Shannon
22/12/2020
... by (a) age and (b) gender.

2. Heart Diseases
asked by: Jim Shannon
28/06/2021
... how many people in Northern Ireland have been diagnosed with heart valve disease in the last three years; and if he will have discussions with the British Heart Foundation to raise awareness of the risks and prevention of that disease.

3. Heart Diseases
asked by: Rosena Allin-Khan
17/05/2019
... how many emergency hospital admissions there were of people with coronary heart disease in affected areas in England during the pollution episode in April 2019; and what comparative assessment he has made of the figures for that period with the (a) expected average and (b) average over the last five years.

4. Heart Diseases
asked by: Alan Whitehead
17/05/2019
... what comparative estimate he has made of the number of emergency ambulance dispatches for coronary heart disease in affected areas in England during the pollution episode in April 2019 and (a) the expected average and (b) the average over the last five years.

5. Heart Diseases
asked by: Jim Shannon
03/05/2019
... whether his Department has made an assessment of the potential link between the consumption of ready-made meals and heart disease.

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8 Current APPG Officers
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Steve McCabe MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3509.

Email: mccabes@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Robbie Toomey, Four Communications, 20 St Thomas St, London SE1 9BF. Tel: 020 3761 4451

Email: robbie.toomey@four.health

Secretariat:

Four Communications acts as the group's secretariat. https://fourcommunications.com/

Benefits in Kind
Date
25 Nov 2020
Source
Four Communications
Description
Four Communications is paid by Heart Valve Voice to act as the group's secretariat   From : 25/11/2020 To : 24/11/2021
Value
£51,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Heart Valve Disease APPG