Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
November Patients e-News 2018
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The World Stroke Congress 2018 is hosting a symposium with a panel of experts to discuss Atrial Fibrillation and various ways to advance policies and advocacy initiatives that can help reduce the risk of AF-related stroke.
Our very own Trudie Lobaan will be presenting - Read more to tune in tomorrow at 13:00h EST - 18:00h BST.
October Patient e-News 2018
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Making promises for all our hearts
World Heart Day is the world’s biggest awareness-raising platform for cardiovascular disease. The annual campaign brings together individuals, families, communities and organisations around the world to participate in activities to take charge of their heart health and that of others. This year’s theme for World Heart Day is to make a promise... for my heart, for your heart, for all our hearts.
We’re supporting the Cardiovascular Health campaign with Media Planet UK
A Mother’s Mission to Educate the World About Arrhythmia
When Trudie Lobban’s daughter Francesca, now 29, was a baby, the girl had fainting episodes up to eight times a day. It took three years until Francesca was diagnosed with Reflex Anoxic Seizures (RAS), a condition that caused her heart to briefly stop.
September Patient e-News 2018
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Ryanair pilot FAINTS in mid-air
A Ryanair pilot fainted as his plane was being diverted during a thunderstorm.
No Easy Answers on Best Heart Check-Up for Young Athletes
WASHINGTON, DC--What kind of heart check-up do young athletes need to make the team?
The rise of smartphones and wearables for AF detection: WATCH-AF and DETECT-AF pro
How to best combine optimal screening and diagnosis for atrial fibrillation (AF) has long been a challenge. At European Heart Rhythm Association Congress (EHRA; 18–20 March 2018, Barcelona, Spain) Jens Eckstein (University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland) presented the case for how modern technology can help to address this issue.