Cardiology Diagnostics: Whittington Health

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The clinical investigation unit offers inpatient and outpatient tests for heart conditions. Tests can either be requested by a hospital doctor or a GP.

The unit is open from Monday to Friday 9am-5pm (GP referrals for electrocardiogram are seen 10am-12 and 2pm-4pm).

Tests performed

  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Exercise stress test
  • Echocardiogram
  • 24-hour ECG recording
  • Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs


Referral methods: Email

Outpatient clinics on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and alternate Wednesdays in the main outpatient department. The Thursday clinic is held in the cardiology department.

Appointments are made by referral from a GP.

The rapid-access chest-pain clinic is available every day.

Appointments are made by referral from a GP.