Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
Euro Heart Failure 2018
The Cardiology Meeting is proud to announce its annual congress will be held in Paris, France during February 19-21, 2018. As the world’s premier cardiology conference, 23rd European Heart Disease and Heart Failure Congress (Euro Heart Failure 2018) is a rich mix of Interactive Sessions & Sub-sessions, keynote lectures from industry experts, panel discussions, poster competitions and Young Researcher Forums. The Annual Scientific Meeting is the associations major forum for the exchange of ideas and for discussion around clinical and research issues including the latest developments in prevention and management of cardiovascular disease and Heart Failure.
The 3rd International 4 Corners of Cardiology 2016 was a great success and we are now delighted to announce dates for the 4th meeting, to be held in Melbourne, 9th – 10th February, 2018. As with the first two meetings, the focus of 4C Cardiology 2018 will be on high-level updates, debates, hot topics and future research directions in 4 key areas of cardiovascular medicine.
Health: Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke
My Lords, audit data shows that around half of patients with known atrial fibrillation who have a stroke have not received anti-coagulation treatment before their stroke. Figures for last year show that this varies from 25% in some clinical commissioning group areas to almost 100% in others. More than ...
Sheffield doctor kept alive by heart implant
Fran Porter-Young was 21 when she was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy after fainting. The condition that leaves patients constantly at risk of life threatening cardiac arrest.
Patients with atrial fibrillation at greater risk of death in rural hospitals than urban hospitals
“Since we have identified rural hospitals as locations where in-hospital mortality for atrial fibrillation admission is possibly higher than other areas of the country, our findings will drive future research endeavors to uncover the reasons for this difference, and to develop strategies to improve the medical ...
22nd World Cardiology Conference
With the success of “World Cardiology 2016” in Dubai, World Cardiology Team is proud to host upcoming “22nd World Cardiology Conference” during December 11-12, 2017 Rome, Italy. The event will bring together world-class cardiologists, researchers and professors to discuss strategies for prevention of coronary disease, stroke and sudden death. World Cardiology Conference 2017 is designed on the theme: “Accelerating Innovations & fostering advances in Cardio Research” that focuses to share novel approaches related to Cardiology field and exploring the challenges concerning excellence in Cardio research and advancements. Venue: Holiday Inn Rome Aurelia Via Aurelia Km 8,400 00165 Rome, Italy
Importance of knowing your pulse rhythm
A KNOW Your Pulse event was held at Farnham Hospital on November 22 to raise awareness of undiagnosed irregular heart rhythm.
Do you know the difference between a heart attack and a cardiac arrest?
A cardiac arrest is triggered by an electrical malfunction in the heart that causes an irregular heartbeat and can cause death within minutes if the victim isn't treated. While the two heart conditions are different, they are linked as a sudden cardiac arrest can occur after a heart attack – or during recovery.
1 in 5 NBA players have heart scans that appear abnormal, study reveals
'Basketball players may be playing longer, but we have shown that players do develop significant changes with exercise,' David Engel, lead author of the study which was published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association.