CK Hui News

Husband and wife unite to save life of local man

Husband and wife unite to save life of local man

When CK Hui Heart Centre nurse Stephanie Brimacombe arrived late to work one evening she had her husband and local Edmonton firefighter Adam to blame. The reason he was late to come home and care for their daughter? A particularly difficult rescue of a man suffering a heart attack in the river valley, the same man that Stephanie would then provide care to that evening.

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Top of the class for the CK Hui Heart Centre

Top of the class for the CK Hui Heart Centre

Chief of Cardiology Dr. Neil Brass routinely uses cardiac catheters like this one, only a few millimetres wide. This tool saves the lives of more than 2,100 patients every year at the CK Hui Heart Centre.

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Royal Alex Celebrates World Heart Day

Royal Alex Celebrates World Heart Day

The Multicultural Heart Health Program is raising awareness and having a heart to heart about heart disease to celebrate World Heart Day.

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CK Hui Heart Centre Team Member wins Nursing Award

CK Hui Heart Centre Team Member wins Nursing Award

New and better ways to improve patient comfort and safety at the CK Hui Heart Centre recently led to a prestigious award for a member of the CK Hui team.

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Chronic Total Occlusion a Game-Changer at CK Hui Heart Centre

Chronic Total Occlusion a Game-Changer at CK Hui Heart Centre

Heart patients with stubborn artery blockages that cannot be cleared by traditional angioplasty are avoiding bypass surgery thanks to a technique first brought to Western Canada by the CK Hui Heart Centre at the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

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