Lothian Hypertension and Lipid clinics

NHS Lothian and the University of Edinburgh jointly run hypertension and lipid services across Lothian, discover what activities these services offer.

The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Clinic and service contact details for all three Lothian locations and guidance on how to refer for the various services.

Assistance in cardiovascular risk calculation, including links to the most up-to-date resources.

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Most recent NHS Lothian, SIGN and NICE guidelines for the management of hypertension.

Four women and a man walking along a footpath in a park on a sunny day.

Find out more about cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors.

Woman using a home blood pressure monitor

Advice on monitoring your blood pressure at home.

Hierarchy of different methods of measuring BP

Sphygmomanometer with the tube shaped like a heart and wave.

Links to relevant organisations and useful resources.

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Research being undertaken by the department.

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