Stratford-Upon-Avon Patient Group
Next Meeting: Wednesday 5th December 2018
Location: Foundation House, Mason's Road, Stratford Upon Avon CV37 9NE
Speaker/Topic: Professor Faizel Osman will be "going back to basics" and speaking about Arrhythmias and Treatment Options. Helen Eftekhari will be speaking about "coping with a heart condition and tips for living well"
Refreshments will be available for a small charge. There will also be a raffle, so please bring your spare change!
Last meeting: Wednesday 27th June 2018
Dr Osman from Coventry and Warwick Hospitals spoke about the new Hybrid Ablation Technique that has been trialed over 5 cases, and has now been approved for another 25.
The presentation was very mch enjoyed, with much interest taken.
Arrhythmia Specialist Nurse, Helen Eftekhari spoke about devices and pacemakers. She showed the group some old devices and compared them with newer ones. Everybody appeared interested by this talk.
Arrhythmia Alliance would like to thank everyone for attending, especially Dr Osman and Helen for their wonderful presentations.
Future meeting date will be announced soon.
First meeting: Thursday 1st June 2017 2pm-4pm
Discussions included atrial fibrillation, blackouts and other arrhythmias.
The meeting was lead by Dr Osman and involved a full session of Q&A's which was enjoyed by everyone. There was also a raffle held, along with a donations box. The total collected from the meeting was £37.50 which will help towards the cost of the next room hire.
Following comments that the room accoustics were unsuitable, we have decided to try a different venue next time. Thank you all for your comments.
If you are interested in attending or for more information, please contact Julie Fear - 01789 867 533 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Many people benefit from the Stratford Support Group, those who attend and those who are unable to attend but their carers do. The meetings are open for anybody to attend who feels they may benefit.
If you have any suggestions of topics for discussion for future meetings, please contact Julie on 01789 867 533 or email email@example.com