Contemporary, Challenging, and Controversial Issues in Atrial Fibrillation Management
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A three day symposium designed to provide a current review of new information on the basic and clinical science and pathophysiology of atrial fibrillation and atrial fibrillation-related stroke.
WASHINGTON, DC — The Heart Rhythm Society applauds the introduction of House Resolution 255 which calls for a National Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Awareness Month in September. Introduced by Representative C.A. ‘”Dutch” Ruppersberger (D-MD) and co-sponsored by Kay Granger (R-TX), the resolution will support efforts to raise awareness about AF which impacts approximately 2.2 million Americans each day as well as promote prevention and advance optimal patient care.
This activity will review detailed illustrative cases regarding catheter ablation.
This activity will update medical practitioners on the future of cardiac electrophysiology and treatment guidelines on atrial fibrillation.
WASHINGTON — Does it feel like a fish flopping, thunder rumbling or drums pounding in your chest? If so, you may be suffering from a serious heart condition called Atrial Fibrillation (AF). To help potential AF sufferers make that connection, the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) is kicking off AF Awareness Month with the “A-Fib Feels Like” campaign.
WASHINGTON — According to a new survey issued by the Heart Rhythm Society, the majority of Americans are unaware of two serious and potentially life-threatening heart rhythm disorders, atrial fibrillation (AF) and sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). In fact, only one in three Americans have ever heard of AF or recognize the number of lives claimed each year from SCA. Throughout February, Heart Health Month, the Heart Rhythm Society spotlights the need for public education on heart rhythm disorders affecting millions of people, and the specialists best suited to treat them – electrophysiologists.
WASHINGTON — The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), written in joint partnership with European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), a registered branch of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society (ECAS), issues an international consensus statement on indications, techniques and outcomes of catheter and surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF).
John Hopkins Arrhythmia Symposium - A Case Based Approach
Fifth Annual Western Atrial Fibrillation Symposium