Archive: Cardiology

Ajmaline Challenge

The heart has its own electrical conduction system. The conduction system sends signals through the heart to make it beat in a regular rhythm. Various problems with this system can...

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Cardiac Angiography Pre-Procedure Leaflet

What is Coronary Angiogram? A coronary angiogram is a diagnostic procedure used to detect signs of heart disease. By using X-ray with a contrast dye we can look at your...

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Discharge Information Following Pacemaker Insertion

Post procedure Information Details of your admission including results and any planned treatment (if appropriate) will be sent to your GP or referring consultant within the next few weeks. You...

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Discharge Advice Following Coronary Angiography

What to Do When you go Home After you have had your procedure, we advise you to go straight home and rest for 12 to 24 hours. Do not drive...

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Ongoing exercise programmes for Cardiac Rehabilitation

On Completion of Phase III of your Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme it is really important that you continue with a regular exercise routine Regular exercise is known to improve health and...

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Cardioversion

This is a very important document. Please read and discuss this with relatives if necessary. What is an Electrical Cardioversion? Direct Current Cardioversion (DCCV) is a procedure for treating abnormal...

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Cardiac Rehabilitation Exercise Programme Information for Participants

Welcome to Your Exercise Programme Your exercise classes will take place at the Physiotherapy gym found at entrance 6 at Milton Keynes University Hospital (Yellow Zone). Please wait in the...

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Cardiology Diagnostic Tests

A Cardiac CT angiography is a commonly performed test to look at the heart arteries in order to rule out or identify blockages inpatients who complain of having chest pains....

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Cardiology

Cardiology Diagnostic Tests Cardiology Patient-Initiated...

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