Other Resources

Click on the below text links for information on several cardiology-related topics. You will be linked to various educational resource sites.

Congenital Heart Disease General Information
Congenital Cardiovascular Disease
Congenital Heart Disease Treatment & Resources
Treatment Overview
Congenital Cardiovascular Disease TreatmentCongestive Heart Failure
Congestive Heart Failure
Left Ventricular Assist Device
Calcium Channel Blockers
Clinical Trials
Clinical Trials: Congestive Heart FailureCoronary Artery DiseaseGeneral Information
Angina Pectoris
Check Your Physical Activity IQ
Alcohol, Wine and Heart Disease
Fat Substitutes
Fish Oil
Menu Planning
Your Personal Fitness Center
Treatment Overview
Angioplasty (PTCA)
Laser Angioplasty
Treatment for Angina Pectoris
Anti-oxidant Vitamins
Aspirin for Heart Attack Prevention
Diagnostic Tests
Exercise Stress Test
Radiological Tests and Procedures
Computer Imaging and Tomography
Thallium Stress Test
Surgical and Other Procedures
Open Heart Surgery Statistics
Stent Procedure
Books & Other Procedures
American Heart Association Guide to Heart Attack
Healthy Heart Walking Book
Mayo Clinic Heart Book
The New American Heart Association Cookbook
Clinical Trials
Clinical Trials: Angina
Clinical Trials: Coronary Artery Disease

General Medical Information

General Information
Choosing and Using a Health Plan
Common Medical Conditions in Spanish
Healthfinder: Index of Medical Resources
Medical News
Medline Access – PubMed
Planning for Long Term CareHeart Arrhythmia

General Information
Atrial Fibrillation
Bundle Branch Block
Heart Block
Long Q-T Syndrome
Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
Diagnostic Tests
Target Heart Rates
Surgical and Other Procedures
Implantable Cardioverter
Radiofrequency Ablation
Clinical Trials
Clinical Development for Arrhythmia
Clinical Development for Atrial Fibrillation
Clinical Trials: Dysrhythmia

Heart Attack

General Information
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Rehabilitation
Heart Attack
Heart Attack Risk Factors
Heart Attack Warning Signs
Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
Diagnostic Tests
Blood Tests for Rapid Detection of Heart Attack
Medical Organizations
Mended Hearts
Clinical Trials
Clinical Trials: Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)Heart Conditions – Other

General Information
Bacterial Endocarditis
Pericardium and Pericarditis
Rheumatic Heart Disease and Rheumatic Fever
Radiological Tests and Procedures
Computer Imaging of Heart Disease
Echocardiography (ECHO)
Medical Organizations
American College of Cariology
American Heart Association
Books & Other Publications
American College of Physicians Healthy Heart Cookbook
American Heart Association Fitting in Fitness

Heart Valve Diseases General Information
Aortic Regurgitation
Mitral Valve and Mitral Valve Prolapse
Treatment Overview
Artificial Heart ValveHypercholesterolemia
Cholesterol Levels
Cholesterol Screening
Cooking the Heart Healthy Way
Cook for Lower Cholesterol
Lowering Cholesterol for the Person with Heart Disease
Cholesterol Lowering Drugs
Books & Other Publications
The AHA Low-Fat Low-Cholesterol Cookbook
Clinical Trials
Clinical Development for Hypercholesterolemia
Clinical Trials: High Cholesterol
Clinical Trials: Hypercholesterolemia
Clinical Trials: HypertriglyceridemiaHypertension General Information
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Treatment Overview
High Blood Pressure: What Can Be Done
Calcium Channel Blockers
Books & Other Publications
American Heart Association Low Salt Cookbook
Essential Guide to HypertensionPeripheral Vascular Disease

General Information
Peripheral Vascular Disease

Smoking General Information
Cancer Information Service
Cigar Smoking Fact Sheet
Second Hand Smoke and Children
Quit Smoking Action Plan
Tobacco Cessation Guidelines
Medical Organizations
American Lung Association
National Cancer Institute
Nicotine Anonymous World Services
Office on Smoking and Health
Books & Other Publications
American Lung Association 7 Steps to a Smoke-Free Life
Clearing the Air: How to Quit Smoking…and Quit for Keeps
Smoking: Facts and Tips for Quitting
The American Cancer Society’s “Freshstart”: 21 Days to Stop Smoking


General Information
Brain Basics: Preventing Stroke
Carotid Stenosis
Know Stroke. Know the Signs. Act in Time.
NINDS Multi-Infarct Dimentia Information Page
Pediatric Strokes
Questions and Answers About Stroke
Stroke Risk Factors and Symptoms
Stroke: Hope Through Research
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) Information Page
Radiological Tests and Procedures
Functional MR Imaging (fMRI) – Brain
Interventional Radiology Procedures for Treatment and Prevention of stroke
Ultrasound – Vascular
Medical Organizations
American Heart Association
American Stroke Association
Brain Attack Coalition
Children’s Hemiplegia and Stroke Association
National Stroke Association
Books & Other Publications
A Crusade for Stroke Prevention

Heartistry – the art of caring for your heart