News and practice for cardiology nurse specialists
Practice nurses should test patients more frequently for high blood pressure, according to an action plan published by Public Health England aimed at tackling the condition that includes new figures suggesing it costs the NHS £2bn every year.
Most people who are given the all-clear after undergoing tests for coronary heart disease still report persistent symptoms up to a year-and-a-half later, a new study suggests.
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Chest pain is a complex symptom with a variety of causes. It is essential that health professionals have good communication skills to ensure an accurate diagnosis
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