The National Brain Appeal’s Innovation Fund

The National Brain Appeal’s Innovation Fund

The National Brain Appeal’s Innovation Fund invests in cutting-edge technology and research, enabling the best new ideas in neurology to go from bench to bedside as quickly as possible, so that clear progress for patients can be achieved. We are looking for people who are passionate about improving the lives and futures of people affected […]

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What happens when you have an MRI scan?

Having an MRI scan for the first time can, understandably, be daunting. Queen Square carries out thousands of MRI scans each year – the majority being brain scans – and supporting patients through every stage of the process is very important to us. We’ve put together this guide to address some key points and help […]

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MRI Contrast: Is there a need to worry?

MRI Contrast: Is there a need to worry?

The use of contrast dyes in medical imaging is extremely common.   Typically injected into a vein in the hand or arm during the scan, contrast is used to enhance the appearance of certain structures within the body. Dyes are not always essential – when looking at bones, ligaments and tendons, contrast dyes are rarely needed.  […]

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Is MRI Safe?

Is MRI Safe?

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI for short), is just one of many different diagnostic tests used by doctors on a daily basis in hospitals to diagnose illness.  Our specialist imaging centres in London carry out around 6000 examinations each year, a mere drop in the ocean of the circa 3 million MRI scans performed each year […]

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Queen Square Private Healthcare Retains Best Neurological Care Centre Honour

Queen Square Private Healthcare Retains Best Neurological Care Centre Honour

It is announced today that Queen Square Private Healthcare have one again been named ‘Best Neurological Care Centre -UK’ in the 2018 Global Health and Pharma’s Private Healthcare Awards. The Private Healthcare Awards were created to reward outstanding service and commitment within the private healthcare sector, with winners chosen on merit from votes received from respected […]

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