The Bridge Group Practice

HEART CLINIC

Heart Clinic

Patients with any form of ischaemic heart disease such as high blood pressure, heart attack, peripheral vascular disease or who have undergone coronary surgery are placed on our call and recall register for regular monitoring..

We monitor health through practice nurse clinics and by GP oversight. Our aim is to provide patients with the best possible advice and treatment in order to maximise quality of life and help prevent future problems

As part of our work, we monitor cholesterol levels, conduct urine and blood tests, review medication and provide lifestyle advice. Further details on our heart clinics can be obtained by contacting our reception. The following videos provide some useful background information from the British Heart Foundation.

High BP & Heart Disease

Having high blood pressure can put you at greater risk of getting coronary heart disease. Ann shares her story of how she conquered her blood pressure.

Smoking & Heart Disease

If you smoke, ypou are more than twice as likely to have a heart attack than someone who doesn't. Lisa shares how she managed to quit for good, and the benefits it brought her.

On-line Support

Websites, helplines and heart support groups can be a helpful source of information and support,

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British Heart Foundation

Heart Helpline 0300 330 3311

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Heart UK

Helpline 0345 450 5988

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Cardivascular Disease

Heart & Blood Vessels

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Children's Heart Federation

Information Advice Support

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Coronary Heart Disease

Risks & Symptoms

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Heart Matters

Magazine & More

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