PEARS has featured in a story in the London Evening Standard. The story reported that Sofi Berrisford, 26 from Poynton in Cheshire, underwent the operation to fix an enlarged aorta and prevent potentially-fatal complications.

You can read the London Evening Standard story, Student gives heartfelt thanks to London medics for life-saving heart surgery.

You can also read the full press release on Guy’s and Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust website, Student has innovative surgery to repair her heart.