Working together with individuals, families and medical professionals to offer support and information on syncope and reflex anoxic seizures

 

Defibs Save Lives

Trudie Lobban MBE, Founder and CEO, Arrhythmia Alliance explains why we should all be more "pulse aware".

Trudie spoke to Gary Burgham on Monday's Mornings & More to explain why we should all be more "pulse aware".

Read more [links to external site]

Heart Rhythm Week: What are the symptoms of arrhythmia? Heart conditions explained

This year, the theme is ‘Identifying the Undiagnosed Person’, with 100 Know Your Pulse events directed towards taking pulse checks, identifying people with the condition and making people pulse aware.

Read more [links to external site]

TTake the Pulse Check Challenge with Kirsty Gallacher

TTake the Pulse Check Challenge with Kirsty Gallacher

Read more [links to external site]

May Medical e-News 2017

Read more [links to external site]

May Patient e-News 2017

Read more [links to external site]

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 ...

Read more [links to external site]

Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillators Safe, Effective for Pediatric Patients

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

Read more [links to external site]

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 ...

Read more [links to external site]

InFocus: Sudden Deaths in Epilepsy May be Cardiac Disease

It is a little appreciated fact that about 10-20 percent of individuals who are told they have a seizure disorder and who are taking anticonvulsants actually never had epilepsy. Rather, the cause of their syncope was an intermittent cardiovascular event such as a vasovagal episode or an arrhythmia associated with cerebral hypoperfusion and motor movements interpreted as a classic neurogenic seizure.

Read more [links to external site]

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 ...

Read more [links to external site]

Share

Send us your feedback

Patient Resources

To download our information resource and receive regular updates from STARS please enter your details below*:

No thanks

*Please note you can unsubscribe from our mailing list at any time

This link will take you to the site

Stay on this site