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Your healthcare team
The various types of treatment described may be provided by a range of healthcare professionals who specialise in different treatments. These could include doctors, dietitians, physiotherapists, psychotherapists, pharmacists, cardiac rehabilitation nurses and stop smoking advisers.
A member of your healthcare team should discuss how to prevent another heart attack with you. You should have the opportunity to ask any questions you have – there are lists of questions in the following pages you might like to ask to help you with this.
Some treatments described may not be suitable for you, depending on your exact circumstances. If you think that your treatment or care does not match this advice, talk to your healthcare team.