PIF Categories: Cardiac Care

Heart failure diary

Date: 20/06/2022 | Category:

A short guide to help you manage your heart condition. What is heart failure? Heart failure is where the heart is not pumping as well as it should. It is […]

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator and cardiac resynchronisation therapy defibrillator

Date: 27/04/2022 | Category:

Find out more about these devices which monitor your heart rate and rhythm.

Transthoracic echocardiography

Date: 06/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about why you may need an echocardiogram and what to expect.

Transoesophageal echocardiography

Date: 06/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about this test which allows us to take detailed, moving images of your heart using ultrasound.

Pacemaker guide for patients

Date: 06/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about why you may need a pacemaker and how we fit them.

Medicines for your heart

Date: 06/05/2021 | Category:

Who to contact for advice about your medication and when you should take it.

Dobutamine stress echocardiography

Date: 06/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about what to expect from this test which assesses the function of your heart.

Amiodarone therapy

Date: 06/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about your medication, why you need to take it and the possible side effects you may have.