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COVID-19 clinical support

The current category is Managing Co-morbidities during Covid-19 pandemic

Cardiovascular disease and Stroke/TIA

CVD Resources

(see also the Proactive Care page for general advice on managing LTCs)

UCLPartners have developed resources which include clinical guides and searches as well as training for proactive care of patients with CVD (including hypertension, AF, diabetes and cholesterol)

Webinar on Structured Medicine Review for patients with heart failure and hypertension

ACEi/ARBs in Covid

Heart Failure Management

Patient information for Heart Disease and Heart Failure


Stroke/TIA mobile helpline

The stroke team have set up a direct mobile. It is manned Mon-Fri 9-5 and they welcome all calls regarding stroke /TIA. 07825023845

Primary care referrals can be made by phoning TIA MOBILE or alternatively email gst-tr.gsttstrokereferrals@nhs.net  (Out of hours). Please see our website for the TIA pathway and GP referral form. All patients referred should receive the TIA patient information leaflet. https://www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk/our-services/stroke/referrals.aspx