Heart attack


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Advisory Panel

Jan Keenan
Nurse Consultant, Cardiac Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
Linda Barratt
Cardiac Rehabilitation Sister, Alexander Hospital
Michael Moher 
GP, Maidenhead, Berks,
Nicki Cooper
Head of Education, British Heart Foundation
Rose Wiles
Medical Sociologist, University of Southampton
Tim Bowker
Consultant Clinical Cardiologist, St. Mary's Hospital, London
Tim Chantry
Patient Representative
Helen Jackson
Consultant Nurse in Heart Failure, Oxford Universities NHS Trust, The John Radcliffe Hospital.

Acknowledgements and thanks
We are very grateful to all the participants who shared their experiences for this project. We would like to thank the following people for their help with recruitment: Marion Elliot
Senior Nurse Cardiac Rehabilitation, Michelle Booth British Heart Foundation, Tim Graves Nurse specialist Trent Cardiac Centre, Dr R Henderson Consultant cardiologist Trent Cardiac Centre.

Supported by:
British Heart Foundation


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