Patient Information

This section links patients and their families or carers to practical information for managing heart conditions.  Below you will find a range of tools and resources including:  calculators to measure health items such as the cost for smoking;  as well as information relevant to certain conditions such as recovering from a heart attack or heart surgery, managing heart failure, and living with a cardiac pacemaker or  other devices.  There are also links to relevant websites, videos and downloadable information sheets.


Exercise with heart failure


Organisations for depression, anxiety  and crisis management

Interactive self-help tools for depression and mood disorders