Cardiovascular system

Guidelines (5)

Hypertension in Adults (NICE Guideline)

Summary of NICE guidance on high blood pressure.

Assessing Fitness to Fly (CAA Guidance)

Key advice from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on fitness to fly

Current Medical Standards of Fitness to Drive (DVLA Guidance)

Key advice from DVLA on fitness to drive.

Lipid Modification for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (NICE Guideline)

Summary of NICE guidance on lipid lowering with statins.

Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (Joint British Societies' Guideline)

Recommended assessments, management and targets.

Tables (4)

Anti-anginal preparations, summary by pharmacological class

Available formulations of anti-anginal drugs.

Monitoring requirements for hyperlipidaemia treatments

Tests required for patients on lipid-lowering drugs.

ACE inhibitors and angiotensin II antagonists: monitoring in primary care

Tests required for patients on renin-angiotensin inhibitors

Novel oral anticoagulants for the prevention of stroke

Dosing of NOACs in non-valvular AF.

Drug Sections (13)

Cardiovascular system in the News

An artist's visualisation of a human torso showing the heart and its blood vessels.

SGLT2 inhibitor approval 'turning point' for underserved heart failure population

Empagliflozin (Jardiance) is the first licensed treatment...

Transparent yellow soft capsules on a white background.

Fish oil drug provisionally approved by NICE for cardiovascular prevention

Prescribers may soon be able to routinely prescribe...

A head shot of a smiling Dr Richard Russell.

Free webinar: are COPD and CVD ‘two sides of the same coin’?

MIMS Learning is hosting a free webinar on 13 June...