Greater burden of atrial fibrillation linked to higher stroke risk
Cardiac Rhythm News - 27 June 2018
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A Doctor Said It Was All In Her Head
Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles is ecstatic about leading the Philadelphia Eagles to victory, but that's not the triumph he celebrates daily. He gives that medal to his wife, Tori Foles, for what he calls her "amazing strength" in fighting a little-known disorder called postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, or POTS.
Weight loss can 'reverse' heart disease symptoms
A total of 355 people classified as obese or overweight and suffering from atrial fibrillation were part of a study led by the University of Adelaide and ...
Magnesium Deficiency: 6 Signs That Your Body Is Not Getting Enough Magnesium
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeats). Arrhythmias or irregular heartbeats have become extremely common in people these days. And the most important ...
French medtech company develops AI to help treat atrial fibrillation
A French medtech company has developed AI software to help cardiologists treat atrial fibrillation (AF) and cardiac surgeons perform open-heart ...
EP on EP: CABANA with Dr Douglas Packer
Nothing at Heart Rhythm 2018 generated more interest than the Late-Breaking Clinical Trial presentations including the long-anticipated results from the CABANA (Catheter Ablation versus Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation) Trial.
Cardiac Rhythm News - 15 June 2018
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Algorithm can accurately detect atrial fibrillation and differentiate from sinus rhythm
The algorithm (Kardiaband, AliveCor) for atrial fibrillation (AF) detection, when supported by physician review can accurately differentiate AF from sinus rhythm (SR).
NICE is looking for people with personal experience of atrial fibrillation monitoring after a stroke of unknown cause to help develop guidance for the NHS.
NICE (the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) is looking for people with personal experience of atrial fibrillation monitoring after a stroke of unknown cause to help develop guidance for the NHS. The technologies being looked at provide heart beat monitoring after someone has had a stroke, to check whether the stroke could be due to undiagnosed atrial fibrillation.
June Medical e-News 2018
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