If things go wrong

If you’re caring for someone with a heart condition it’s natural to worry about things going wrong. These pages help you prepare with steps to follow if the person you care for has chest pain, a heart attack, or stroke. We also have some advice on what to do if you don’t think they’re getting the right treatment.

If things go wrong

If you’re caring for someone with a heart condition it’s natural to worry about things going wrong. These pages help you prepare with steps to follow if the person you care for has chest pain, a heart attack, or stroke. We also have some advice on what to do if you don’t think they’re getting the right treatment.

What if they get chest pain?

This page looks at what to do if the person you care for experiences chest pain and when to seek medical help.

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Dealing with heart attacks

Outlines the steps to follow if the person you care for is having a heart attack.

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Dealing with stroke

This pages teaches you how to spot the signs of a stroke and what immediate steps to take.

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Complaining about treatment

This page guides you through the process of making a complaint if you’re not happy with the treatment that the person you care for has received.

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