Patients & Visitors

Cardiac Centre Clinics

General Cardiology

Who

'New' patients are selected for this clinic by the Consultant on receipt of a referral letter from a General Practitioner forwarded from RUH Appointments Centre.

'Follow-up' patients are usually under review after a previous consultation, procedure or in-patient stay.

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What

'New' patients are assessed by a Consultant or occasionally by a Registrar or Senior House Officer under his supervision.

Our aim is to make the assessment on a 'one stop' basis by completing the following sequence in one day:

  • Chest X-ray and ECG
  • First consultation
  • Tests such as ECHO, exercise test, blood tests
  • Second consultation to draw up management plan

'Follow-up' patients are seen by a Consultant, Registrar or Senior House Officer .

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When

Dr. Hubbard: Thursday all day
Dr. Mansfield: Monday and Wednesday morning
Dr. Easaw: Friday morning and Wednesday afternoon
Dr. FitzGerald: Thursday all day

All patients should be prepared to attend for a full half day

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How

Referral by one of:

New patient appointments are made by the RUH Appointments Centre
Follow-up appointments are made by the Cardiac Centre receptionist and confirmed by post.

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Where

Cardiac Centre, 3rd Floor, Zone B 

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