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St Vincent's Hospital Heart Health

St Vincent’s Hospital has an international reputation as a leader in the provision of cardiac services, including cardiac transplantation, and for pioneering new ways of treating complex heart disease.

In 2016, St Vincent’s Hospital launched the St Vincent’s Hospital Heart Health website. This comprehensive cardiac education resource features lay friendly written content, simplified animations and videos to explain cardiac risks, conditions, treatment options and cardiac rehabilitation.

Built into the site is a tailored Aboriginal heart health resource, designed in collaboration with Aboriginal people, to provide culturally appropriate information and resources.

Vision and mission

The purpose of St Vincent’s Hospital Heart Health is to support and empower individuals living with and/or at risk of heart disease, their families, carers and health professionals.

How St Vincent's Heart Health can help

St Vincent’s Hospital Heart Health features content developed by leading cardiac specialists in each discipline. It ensures that patients, families and caregivers have free access to a wealth of cardiac information and support - anytime and anywhere.

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Last reviewed: August 2020

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources - St Vincent's Heart Health

Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for people living with heart conditions.

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Right Heart Catheter - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about right heart catheters, including how to prepare and what happens during and after the procedure.

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Overview - Tests, Procedures & Treatments - St Vincent's Heart Health

An overview explaining heart disease tests, procedures and treatments.

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For Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People - St Vincent's Heart Health

Culturally appropriate cardiac education and resources for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Cardiac Exercise Stress Test - "Stress Test" - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about Cardiac Exercise Stress Tests (Cardiac Stress Tests).

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Pacemaker - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about pacemakers, including how to prepare and what happens during and after the procedure.

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Left Atrial Appendage Closure - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about left atrial appendage closure (LAA closure), including how to prepare and what happens during and after the procedure.

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Cardiac MRI - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about Cardiac MRI.

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Overview - Imaging - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about cardiac imaging.

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CT Coronary Angiogram - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about CT Coronary Angiogram.

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