Measuring your own blood pressure

Increasing numbers of patients now ask about taking measurements at home. This instruction blog gives a few tips that we use in our Cardiology clinics

Quizz: Stiff heart syndrome and AF

In this educational blog for healthcare professionals a question and answer quizz is used to reinforce the key learning messages of the educational day held on Wed 13 th Feb 2013 at the Royal Surrey County Hospital.

Your risk of stroke in AF

Not everyone in atrial fibrillation is at high risk of stroke caused by a blood Clot moving from the heart to the brain. The risk can be partly determined using simple characteristics such as age, gender, presence of medical conditions such as diabetes,…

Feel the Rhythm

When Roger Taylor was volunteered to join fellow musicians including Eric Clapton and Roger May for a fund raising concert in the summer of 2011, little did he know he would also lighting the fuse to an important health improvement campaign start by Haste…