Information & Advice For Arrhythmia Patients
Thank you to all those who attended Patients Day 2017.
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*Please save the date for Patients Day 2018: Sunday 7 October 2018 at The ICC, Birmingham UK*
Arrhythmia Alliance Patients Day 2017 took place on Sunday 1 October at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Broad Street, Birmingham.
The 2017 agenda included:
|Chair:||Dr Kim Rajappan - Consultant Cardiologist, Oxford UK|
|10:00||Heart Failure how will an ICD help||Ms Jean Maloney - Arrhythmia Nurse Specialist, Sheffield UK|
|10:20||Inherited Cardiac Conditions||Ms Kath Ashcroft - Genetic Councillor, Leeds UK|
|10.40||Modern day ablation techniques||Dr Will Foster - Consultant Cardiologist, Worcester UK|
|11:15||Acute stress disorder in patients with repeated ICD firings||Prof Vidya Raj - Assistant Professor, Calgary CA|
|11.35||S-ICD and Patient Device Choice||Mr Graham Harper - Patient, London UK|
|11:55||The future of medical devices||Mr James Fouhy - Senior Electrical Engineer, Clonmel IR|
|12.10||ICD deactivation and palliative care|
|12:30||ICD Patient Story||Mr David Morgan - Patient, Warwick UK|
|13:45||An overview of Arrhythmias||Dr Julian Boullin - Consultant Cardiologist, Dorset UK|
|14:05||Exercise and my ICD||Ms Janice Bailey - Arrhythmia Nurse, Taunton UK|
|14:25||Driving and DVLA guidelines||Ms Jacqueline Kemp - Arrhythmia Nurse, Taunton UK|
|14:50||What is an EP study||Dr Kim Rajappan - Consultant Cardiologist, Oxford UK|
|15:05||Drugs to Treat Arrhythmias||Dr Sotiris Antoniou - Consultant Pharmacist, & AF Association Medical Advisor, London UK|
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