Table 7
Lifestyle problems on which specialist advice is often needed
• Marriage
• Contraception
• Pregnancy
• Genetic risks
• Non-cardiac surgery/trauma
• Employment
• Life and health insurance
• Driving licence
• Pilot's licence
• Employment
• Psychosocial problems
• Issues with law/prison
• Prison
• Drugs, alcohol, smoking, obesity
• Hobbies and leisure pursuits, e.g. sky diving, etc.
• Ability to join: fire service; armed forces; police service