Patient Education

Stanford Hospital & Clinics offers general cardiac information online. This content is for educational purposes only, and is not intended to be, and should not be used as, a substitute for medical treatment by a healthcare professional.

Stanford Hospital & Clinics is not making a diagnosis of your condition or a recommendation about the course of treatment for your particular circumstances through the use of this Web site. You should never disregard or delay seeking medical advice because of what you have read. Always consult your physician for more information.