General patient information

At the SLCSN, patients are the driving force behind everything we do. We understand that shared information is essential for empowering patients towards improved health and the prevention of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

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Here you'll find general patient information and links to other NHS sites.

For detailed clinical information, please explore the other pages on the navigation bar to the left.

'We will ensure patients have the right information, at the right time with the right support...'

NHS Choices links

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HIEC stroke forum

What's needed at a 6-month stroke review?

Patients and carers provide insight into the support needed six months after a stroke. (More)

Patient/public news

Read the latest edition of our patient/public newsletter.

What matters to patients? Have your say!

King's College London and the Kings Fund are undertaking a study to learn what matters to patients in terms of their experiences in the NHS.

If you have had a stroke, and would like to take part to help improve future services, please email or call Vicki Tsianakas on 020 7848 3065.

Stroke lookup site

Need to know your local stroke unit? Find it on the London stroke unit lookup, www.londonsulookup.nhs.uk.

NHS Direct service directory

Search by post code for a GP, dentist, A&E, hospital, pharmacy or optician