The Cardiovascular Atlas of Variation was published in 2019 and follows a patient’s journey from the community through primary care, secondary care and, where necessary, through to the specialist centres in tertiary care.
It focuses on three main cardiac conditions:
The aim in publishing this Cardiovascular Atlas of Variation was to identify unwarranted variation in key aspects of cardiac care and to investigate the reasons for unwarranted variation, whether of overuse, underuse or both.
The presence of unwarranted variation indicates:
Health Maps version of Atlas.