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2.3.1 Medical criteria

Requirements for driver licensing are included in the Medical standards for licensing – Cardiovascular conditions tables on for the following conditions:

  • ischaemic heart disease
    • acute myocardial infarction (AMI)
    • angina
    • coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)
    • percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
  • disorders of rate, rhythm and conduction
    • arrhythmia
    • cardiac arrest
    • cardiac pacemaker
    • implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)
    • ECG changes
  • vascular disease
    • aneurysms, abdominal and thoracic
    • deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
    • pulmonary embolism (PE)
    • valvular heart disease
  • myocardial diseases
    • dilated cardiomyopathy
    • hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM)
  • other conditions and treatments
    • anticoagulant therapy
    • congenital disorders
    • heart failure
    • heart transplant
    • hypertension
    • stroke
    • syncope.