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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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Heart Valve Disease - St Vincent's Heart Health

Learn more about heart valve disease, the causes, symptoms, possible tests and treatments.

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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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Overview Rehabilitation - St Vincent's Heart Health

Discover how to recover well after a heart procedure and manage your heart condition.

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Resources - Rehabilitation - St Vincent's Heart Health

Resources relating to cardiac rehabilitation.

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Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection or "SCAD" - St Vincent's Heart Health

Learn more about Spontaneous Coronary Artery Disease, SCAD, including the causes, symptoms, possible tests and treatments.

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Catheter Ablation - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about a cardiac catheter ablation, including how to prepare and what happens during and after the procedure.

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Bentall Procedure - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about a Bentall Procedure, including how to prepare and what happens during and after the surgery.

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Mitral Valve Clip - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about mitral valve clips, including how to prepare and what happens during and after the procedure.

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Chest X-Ray - St Vincent's Heart Health

Information about Chest X-Rays.

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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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