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Defibs Save Lives

May Patient e-News 2017

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Apple Watch can detect heart disease, new research finds

Each year, more than 100,000 strokes are caused by an abnormal heart rhythm called atrial fibrillation. In atrial fibrillation, electrical conduction in the ...

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Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillators Safe, Effective for Pediatric Patients

Common diagnoses for treatment with a wearable cardiac defibrillator included cardiomyopathy, congenital heart disease, ventricular arrhythmias, ...

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Survival in Women Versus Men Following Implantation of Pacemakers, Defibrillators, and Cardiac ...

Background Whether outcomes differ between sexes following treatment with pacemakers (PM), implantable cardioverter defibrillators, and cardiac ...

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Cause of killer cardiac disease identified by new method

Atrial Fibrillation - one of the most common forms of abnormal heart rhythm - is caused by these waves, and is a major cause of stroke as it increases ...

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This non-invasive connected vest could transform cardiac mapping

Designed for people affected by heart rhythm disorders, a wearable tech vest could be set to introduce a new non-invasive method of cardiac mapping ...

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Genetic Explanation for Some Unexplained Cardiac Deaths

Researchers have found genetic clues to the riddle of why some people die of sudden unexplained cardiac incidents even when their hearts look ...

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You cannot "put a price on a life"..message this Restart a Heart Day

You can't "put a price on a life".. The message this Restart a Heart Day (October 18) - as people across Surrey and Hampshire are encouraged to have defibrillators to hand.

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Arrhythmia Alliance places 3000th Public Access Defibrillator on World Restart the Heart Day

Arrhythmia Alliance places 3000th Public Access Defibrillator on World Restart the Heart Day

“AEDs must be as commonplace as fire extinguishers and smoke alarms if we are to dramatically reduce the number of deaths from sudden cardiac arrest in the UK.”

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A Survival Story from Nuneaton Golf Club

A Midland PGA assistant pro came to the rescue of a club member by helping save his life after he had collapsed on the golf course.

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