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Greater burden of atrial fibrillation linked to higher stroke risk

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July Patient e-news 2018

Here is this months updates all out together just for you.

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Fainting can warn of a fatal irregular heart rhythm condition

Arrhythmias are frequently left undiagnosed or misdiagnosed and can cause people to faint. An estimated 39% of children and 30% of adults diagnosed with epilepsy actually have an underlying, potentially fatal, arrhythmia,” says Trudie Lobban MBE, Founder of heart rhythm charity, Arrhythmia Alliance and sister charity STARS (Syncope Trust And Reflex anoxic Seizures).

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Cardiac Rhythm News - 27 June 2018

Here is the latest edition of the Cardiac Rhythm News.

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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.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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.

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Cardiac Rhythm News - 15 June 2018

The latest news from Cardiac Rhythm News

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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).

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