Latest Glenfield Hospital Stories

2010-11-15 21:38:36

The world's first remote heart procedure, using a robotic arm alongside 3-D mapping, is due to take place at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester.

2010-04-29 09:55:00

British doctors have successfully completed the first remote-controlled heart operation, using a robot to help correct a patient's irregular heart rhythm in less than an hour.

2008-08-04 18:01:03

By ANDREW GREGORY A BRAVE girl of four critically injured in an arson attack on her granny's home has died. Alana Mian, from Sydney, Australia, was visiting relatives in Bolton with her parents when the blaze took place.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".