MIMS Cardiology Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for cardiovascular conditions, including angina, heart failure and hypertension.

Latest news

'Game-changing' new cholesterol-lowering drug to be given by GPs

'Game-changing' new cholesterol-lowering drug to be given by GPs

Draft guidance from NICE recommends inclisiran (Leqvio)...

Irbesartan batches recalled over contamination

Irbesartan batches recalled over contamination

Batches of some irbesartan-containing products are...

Second SGLT2 inhibitor approved for heart failure

Second SGLT2 inhibitor approved for heart failure

Clinicians now have a choice of SGLT2 inhibitors to...


Prescribing Notes

Guide to treatment options for selected cardiovascular conditions:

Angina (including nitrates, beta-blockers and calcium channel blockers)


Calculators

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Cardiovascular risk (JBS3)

Enter details of patient's risk factors to calculate the risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Physical activity (GPPAQ)

Enter patient’s questionnaire responses to assess physical activity levels.

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