AF Association News & Events
Sleep apnoea might increase risk of atrial fibrillation
People who suffer from obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) might be at a greater risk of being hospitalised with atrial fibrillation (AF), researchers have ...
Sir Roger Moore, James Bond actor, dies aged 89
He played the famous spy in seven Bond films including Live and Let Die and the Spy Who Loved Me. Sir Roger's family confirmed the news on Twitter, saying he had died after "a short but brave battle with cancer".
Trudie Lobban Founder and CEO of the AF Association- Opinion Piece
Trudie Lobban- Founder & CEO of Atrial Fibrillation Association has done an opinion piece on 'Understanding Atrial Fibrillation and the Recent Advances in Anticoagulation Care'.
A-fib patients missing out on stroke prevention
Many people with irregular heartbeats, known as atrial fibrillation, are not receiving blood thinning medications to prevent strokes, according to a study ...
Too much caffeine too quickly can be a deadly combination
"Arrhythmia is a disorder that affects the rhythm of the heart. So, it could be as simple as having extra beats or as deadly as having a cardiac arrest," ...
Watch: Dorothy Quill talks about having atrial fibrillation
Dorothy Quill thought she was having panic attacks - it turned out to be much more serious.
Chronic leadless pacemaker can be retrieved successfully
CHICAGO — Retrieval of a self-contained chronic leadless pacemaker was successful in 90% of cases, according to findings presented at the Heart ...