Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
June Medical e-News 2018
See what has been going on this month and what is coming up all here.
Do you know what an AED defibrillator is?
Many lives could be saved if more Americans knew how to perform CPR and use an automated external defibrillator. That's according to the American ...
Automated External Defibrillator
Automated External Defibrillator , or an AED can be a lifesaving piece of equimpent for someone with sudden cardiac arrest.
Heart attack survivor thanks those who came to his aid, including first responders
Then Chattanooga firefighters with Ladder 1 (Blue Shift) arrived to administer an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) on Mr. Hartley and succeeded ...
Cleveland Clinic receives $3.7 million grant from AHA for atrial fibrillation research
The American Heart Association (AHA) has awarded Cleveland Clinic a $3.7 million grant for atrial fibrillation research. The four-year, competitive ...
Agony At The Office? Too Much Work Stress Linked To Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation, also known as arrhythmia, is the most common heart rhythm ailment, affecting 1 in 4 Americans. It typically causes symptoms ...
Fainting spell? It could be a sign of fatal heart disease in youth
The family of Jordan Boyd are raising funds to help reduce that risk with research. The 16-year-old Nova Scotia hockey player died of cardiac arrest on ...
This week, Eastern Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) is celebrating a key milestone in our atrial fibrillation programme.
Over the past 6 months we have been supporting NHS England’s national rollout of mobile ECG devices and providing technology across the east of England to prevent 500 strokes and save 125 more lives. This is all part of the national drive to improve the detection of atrial fibrillation, the most common heart rhythm disorder.
Islanders have the chance to be checked for irregular heart rhythms
People in Jersey have the chance to get their hearts checked for free today as part of World Heart Rhythm Week.
World Heart Rhythm Week 2018 - Take Fainting to Heart
The first Heart Rhythm Week pioneered by the Arrhythmia Alliance UK was celebrated in 2004. The organization has been actively striving through its campaigns to promote early diagnosis and treatment as well as improve quality of life of persons affected by arrhythmias.