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Heart Rhythm Congress 2017

Heart Rhythm Congress 2017

The largest heart rhythm event in the UK, Heart Rhythm Congress (HRC) provides unrivalled opportunity for health care professionals interested in the management of arrhythmias to share effective practice, show case innovation, learn about latest developments and network with UK & international delegates.

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ESC Congress 2017

ESC Congress 2017

Spotlight 2017: 40 Years of PCI The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 experts sessions and 11 000 abstracts contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries.

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ARRHYTHMIA ALLIANCE WELCOMES NHS CALL TO PROVIDE TESTS TO IDENTIFY PEOPLE WITH UNDIAGNOSED HEART RHYTHM DISORDERS

Local health authorities do not mandate or commission manual pulse rhythm checks recommended as part of NHS health check service

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Check Your Health: Reducing risk of dementia in A-Fib patients

Atrial fibrillation is the most common abnormal heart rhythm. ... they fibrillate,” says Dr. Jared Bunch with Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute.

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ARRHYTHMIA ALLIANCE AND THE CITY OF HARDEEVILLE PARTNER FOR HARDEEVILLE FUN RUN FOR A CAUSE FUNDRAISER

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Dose-Response Relationship between the Risk of Vasovagal Syncope and Body Mass Index or Systolic Blood Pressure in Young Adults Undergoing Blood Tests

Vasovagal syncope (VVS) is the most common type of syncope [1]. VVS usually resolves uneventfully, but sometimes leads to head trauma or other injuries [1]. The impact of syncope on public safety (e.g., syncope while driving) has also attracted recent interest [2,3]. Blood tests are the most commonly performed medical tests, and prevention of VVS associated with blood sample collection is important.

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Mayor’s memo: Help save lives with Saturday’s fun run

Hardeeville has two terrific events in August worth talking about. The first week in August the city held the annual Fill the Bus campaign to collect school supplies for the children of Hardeeville.

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AHA releases new CPR training requirements for 2019

On. Aug. 15, the American Heart Association (AHA) announced CPR training courses will require use of an instrumented directive feedback device, effective Jan. 39, 2019. Using the devices, students receive audiovisual evaluation and corrective instruction on chest compression rate, depth and proper hand placement. Studies have show the technology can be used alongside or integrated with a manikin to help students improve skills and reduce instruction time.

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Coroner: 'Home Alone' actor Heard died of cardiac arrest

Officials say actor John Heard, whose body was found last month in a Northern California hotel, died of cardiac arrest. The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office said Tuesday an autopsy revealed the 71-year-old actor died "a sudden cardiac death due to atherosclerotic and hypertensive heart disease."

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New resource for student athletes about Sudden Cardiac Arrest

It's an effort to warn Alaskans about the risks of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, known as "SCA." The Alaska School Activities Association is now calling for students and their parents to be notified about SCA before they participate in athletic activities. It's a policy change ASAA made to go into effect this year because SCA is now the number one killer of student athletes.

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