.. Information to complement the GP consultation.

General Information

Travel Information

Division Information

Video index

HEART FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIAVisit website  www.heartfoundation.org.au
( selected links and information )


The Heart: How it works - (alternative.htm)

What is Heart disease?

Risk factors

Heart Attack .. warning signs (links)

(pdfs) Heart attack - action plan

Common Heart Conditions

Atrial Fibrillation

Chest Pain/Angina

Coronary artery disease - stents

Congestive Cardiac Failure

Blood pressure

Heart & Stroke


Other Heart Conditions

Artificial hearts (pdf)

Artificial pacemakers (pdf)

Implantable cardiac defibrillators
 (ICDs)  - (pdf)

Long QT syndrome (pdf)

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (pdf)

Preventing heart disease

Risk factors

- risk assessment (6 page pdf)

Healthy eating

-=low Fat Cooking Tips


Specific measures 


Alcohol & the heart


Cholesterol & fat management

HRT & the Heart

Passive smoking

Salt & hypertension

Smoking - effects

Vitamin E


Professional Information -link

Lifestyle management of hypertension - link

Guidelines and Patient Resources - link


North East Valley Division General Practice, Victoria, Australia, Disclaimer 
Level 1, Pathology Building, Repatriation Campus, A&RMC, Heidelberg West VIC 3081. .. map
Phone: 03 9496 4333, Fax: 03 9496 4349,  Email: nevdgp@nevdgp.org.au
Please note: NEVDGP does not provide an on-line consultation