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Coronary Heart Disease

Synopsis
Presents a picture of coronary heart disease and shows what can be done to reduce the risks. Divided into three sections: 1) Biology: introduces the workings of the heart and the disease process; 2) Prevention: describes those who are at increased risk and ways of reducing the risks; 3) Investigations and Treatment: investigations, treatment and rehabilitation. Emphasises that modern techniques have much to offer patients with established disease.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 34 min.
Year of production
1999
Availability
Sale; 2000 sale: £125.00 (inclusive) complete
Notes
Update of 1988 programmes.
Uses
General audiences, health care professionals.
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
cardiovascular diseases; heart; heart disease; preventive medicine

Credits

Director
Russell C J Knightley
Producer
A Ralph Rosenthal
Writer
David B Barnett
Contributor
Robert Powell

Distributor

Name

Leicester General Hospital

Web
http://www.hevu.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0116 258 4716
Fax
0116 258 1547
Address
Health Education Video Unit
Leicester General Hospital
Gwendolen Road
Leicester
LE5 4PW

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