American Family Children's Hospital

Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery

Holter Monitoring - A Guide to Help You Get Ready

Heart Catheterization

Nuclear Medicine Cardiac Stress Test

Home Care after Permanent Pacemaker Placement


Exercise and Activity After Heart Surgery | Spanish Version

Special Precautions after Having a Heart Valve Replaced

Event Monitoring

Echocardiogram, A Guide to Prepare You

Exercise Stress Test, A Guide to Help You Get Ready | Spanish Version

Caring for Yourself after Cardiac Catheterization | Spanish Version

Cardiac Catheterization

Home Care after Implanted Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Placement

Recovering After Heart Surgery

Exercise and Activity After a Heart Attack

Caring for Your Heart after a Heart Attack

Your Risk of Heart and Vascular Disease | Spanish Version

Artery Plaque

What is Pleurodesis?

Weigh Yourself Daily

Congestive Heart Failure

Pacemaker Home Phone Transmission

Weight and Vital Signs Record

Dobutamine Stress Echo | Spanish Version

Exercise Echocardiogram | Spanish Version

TEE (Transesophageal Echocardiogram)

Congestive Heart Failure for VAD Patients

Exercise for People with a Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

Going Home after Sternotomy with Implantation of a Ventricular Assist Device

Home Care after Sympathectomy

Permanent Ventricular Assist Device Systems

Right Heart Catheterization

Medicines, Herbs and Vitamins which Affect Bleeding

Going Home with the HeartMate II VAD

Microwave Maze Procedure

What to Expect after Cardiac Arrest

Going Home with a Thoratec TLC-II VAD

Home Care after Pacemaker Generator Change

Heart Failure and Depression

Cardiac CT Scan Angiography (CCTA)

Pericardial Window

Home Care After Implanted Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Generator Change

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

How is a Coronary Artery Stent Placed? What does it look like?

Caring for Yourself after Percutaneous Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) or Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure

Driving Expectations for Patients on Continuous Inotropic Infusions - Milrinone, Dobutamine and Others

High Blood Pressure | Spanish Version

Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Therapy

About Your Implantable Cardiac Loop Recorder

Tilt Table Testing

Heart Healthy Living for Women

Your Child's Cardiac Surgery at American Family Children's Hospital

Caring for Your PleurX Pleural Catheter

Improving Your Lipid (Cholesterol) Level

Care after your Chest tube is Connected to the Atrium 500

Echocardiography Imaging Enhancement Agent

Caring for Yourself after a Right Heart Catheterization

Your Health Care Team

Atrial Fibrillation (A-Fib)

Going Home with the Heartware (HVAD) LVAD

Weight and Vital Signs Record for Cardiac Surgery Patients

Homeward Bound

Patient Timeline to Surgery and Recovery

Family Timeline to Surgery and Recovery

Patient Pre-op Checklist

Common Tubes and Lines

Your Heart Surgery and Hospital Stay

Taking Your Blood Pressure at Home

Your Role on the Health Care Team

My Story

Your Heart

Your Vascular Surgery and Hospital Stay

Common Tubes and Lines after Vascular Surgery





Captopril or Enalapril (ACE Inhibitors)


UW Health Preventive Cardiology Cardiac Rehabilitation for Heart Failure

What You Need to Know about Going Home with an Aortic Dissection

Cholesterol-Lowering Medicines (Statins)

Hypertension Medicines - ACE Inhibitors

Hypertension Medicines - ARBs (Angiotensin Receptor Blockers)

Hypertension Medicines – Diuretics

Hypertension Medicines - Calcium Channel Blockers

Hypertension Medicines – Beta-Blockers

Heart Failure Zones

Your Health Care Team

Expectations during Vascular Surgery

Going Home with the HeartMate 3 LVAD

Vascular Surgery binder

Direct Oral Anticoagulants

Patient Timeline to Vascular Surgery and Recovery

Homeward Bound After Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery Patient Pre-op Checklist

What to expect for your loved one

Transthoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)

Tubes and Lines Seen after Ventricular Assist Device Implant

Family Timeline to Surgery and Recovery-VAD

Patient Timeline to Surgery and Recovery-VAD

Homeward Bound after a Ventricular Device Implant

Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy (CAV)

Heart Catheterization for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease